Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel and RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath , President of Ram Mandir Trust Nitya Gopal Das took part in the ‘Bhoomi Pujan’ at the Ram Janambhoomi site in Ayodhya. 175 guests were present for the ‘Bhoomi Pujan’.
The first brick of the grand temple was laid by Prim Minister Modi.
Earlier , PM Modi plantd a Parijat sapling, considered a divine plant, ahead of foundation stone-laying of Ram Temple in Ayodhya.
Modi who arrived in Ayodhya took part in the ‘bhoomi pujan’ at Ram Janambhoomi site. All in attendance sat around the havan fire maintaining social distancing norms while wearing masks, in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic.
The priests chanted vedic mantras and hymns as per the rituals of the ‘yagya’.