BJP national leader Jagat Prakash Natta will pay his first visit to Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday after the landmark Supreme Court verdict in the 2019 Ram Janmabhoomi case.
The BJP leader will be accompanied by the chief ministers and deputy chief ministers of the BJP-ruling states.
The BJP leader arrived in Varanasi on Sunday ahead of the inauguration of the first phase of the newly constructed Kasi Viswanath Dam by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Mr Natta was appointed BJP national executive chairman in June 2019 and later took over as the party’s national chairman in January 2020.
On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency of Varanasi, held consultations with BJP-ruling state chief ministers in Varanasi. The meeting was also attended by Mr. Natta.
In November 2019, a five-judge bench of the Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favor of Ram Lalla and said the entire 2.7 acres of disputed land would be handed over to a trust created by the government. Ram Temple at that place.
The apex court also said that after consultation between the central and state governments, an alternative five acres of land at a prominent place in Ayodhya should be allotted for the construction of a mosque.
On August 5, 2020, Prime Minister Modi laid the foundation stone for the Ram Temple in Ayodhya.