The BMC has been directed by committee chairman Yashwant Jadhav to start out the repair and construction of Chaitanyabhumi, the ultimate resting place of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar in Dadar. Jadhav asked the civic body to submit an in depth arrange on unfinished repairs at the memorial.
On Wednesday, BJP leader Bhalchandra Shirsat highlighted the damaged condition and long unfinished repair of Chaitanyabhumi with a notice of motion. He aforesaid that last year, the BMC had appointed Associate in Nursing designer for repairs and reconstruction of the heritage structure, however nothing went on to this point.
“Chaitanyabhumi is during a dangerous form,” aforesaid Shirsat, BJP corporator and member of the committee. “Even representatives of its trust have raised this issue. Last year, Associate in Nursing designer was appointed, however there has been no progress.”
He added, “This place has historical significance, and many individuals visit to pay tribute to Babasaheb in Gregorian calendar month and April.”
The administration aforesaid that Rs twenty nine large integer has been allotted for Chaitanyabhumi’s repair and reconstruction (including repair of boundary wall and change of state of crematoriums). However, the Covid-19 pandemic has affected all work.
“The administration ought to table an in depth commit to revamp Chaitanyabhumi…Also, it ought to begin repair work right away and supply details regarding the progress…” Jadhav aforesaid.
Chaitanyabhumi is revered by followers of Ambedkar and on Gregorian calendar month half dozen and Pan American Day per annum, many individuals visit the positioning.