BJP MP wants Bud­dha statue in Ay­o­d­hya

The Asian Age - - Nation -

Luc­know: BJP MP Sav­itri Bai Phule, who is known to be sulk­ing with her party lead­er­ship on is­sues re­lated to Dal­its, has de­manded that a statue of Lord Bud­dha should be in­stalled at the dis­puted site in Ay­o­d­hya.

The BJP MP from Bahraich told re­porters that dur­ing the ex­ca­va­tions, ar­ti­facts re­lated to the Bud­dhist cul­ture had been re­cov­ered which was rea­son enough to in­stall a statue of Bud­dha. “In­dia is the land of Lord Bud­dha and Ay­o­d­hya is also the place of Bud­dha. This will end all dis­putes re­lated to the place also,” she said.

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