A brand new Hanuman temple has been constructed in a single day on the similar place the place it stood within the Chandni Chowk space of Delhi earlier than the demolition. The temple was demolished final month. In line with particulars accessible, the temple was constructed by the locals in a single day. The brand new Hanuman temple has been constructed on dividers constructed between the roads on each side.
The Hanuman temple at Chandni Chowk was demolished to assemble a highway. The demolition drive was carried out allegedly by the MCD in accordance with a court docket order. A concrete pathway was made quickly after the temple was demolished.
The temple was situated in the course of the highway between the City Corridor and Gurdwara Sis Ganj.
The temple was demolished in step with a Delhi Excessive Courtroom order, as a part of the Delhi authorities’s Chandni Chowk Redevelopment Plan.
The demolition of a decades-old temple had created an uproar within the nationwide capital. Each the BJP and AAP leaders had been buying and selling prices towards one another. Whereas the BJP slammed the AAP for hurting the emotions of Hindus, the AAP alleged that the saffron celebration must be blamed for the demolition as a result of it governs the North Delhi Municipal Company (NDMC), the civic company that carried out the demolition drive.
Scores of locals additionally protested towards the demolition and demanded that the temple must be reconstructed. They mentioned that the demolition of the temple was unlawful.