Lucknow, Feb 10: After setting up of Ram Janmabhoomi Teertha Kshetra Trust by the central government to construct the Ram temple at Ayodhya, now Uttar Pradesh Government is set to float a new board for development of Ayodhya in the next two years. The Yogi Adityanath government is preparing a draft to set up Ram Janambhoomi Teertha Development Board, which will be responsible for the development of infrastructure in Ayodhya at international standard for making it a big tourist and pilgrim centre of the world.
According to the sources here on Monday, the development board will comprise around five members with the Chief Minister as its chairperson.
Meanwhile, the Ram Janmabhoomi Teertha Kshetra Trust, which is scheduled to hold their first meeting in New Delhi on February 19, might announce the date for the start of construction of the Ram temple. The possible dates are Ram Navmi (April 2) and Akshay Tritiya (April 26). Sources confirmed the meeting would be attended by seven office-bearers along with some other nominated members.(UNI)