Civic body approves Ayodhya temple blueprint

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NEW DELHI: The

Ayodhya

Development Authority approved the blueprint for the

grand Ram temple

and the map of the

Ram Janmabhoomi premises

, reports Arshad Afzaal Khan. The Shri Ram Janmabhoomi

Teerth Kshetra Trust

deposited a development fee of Rs 2.1 crore and Rs 15.4 lakh in labour cess with the development authority as part of the sanction procedure.
Ayodhya divisional commissioner

M P Agrawal

said the maximum height of the temple domes had been fixed at 49.24 metres. The 2.74 lakh sqm layout within the 67-acre site has to adhere to aviation norms as the airport at

Faizabad

is just 6.5km away. According to the Ram Janmbhoomi map, the total covered area of the temple will be 12,879 sqm, with the ground floor spread across 2,628 sqm and the corridor occupying 7,343 sq m. The first floor of the covered area will be 1,850 sqm and second floor will be 1,056 sqm.

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