Bhubaneswar: The State Government today said that the renovation work of the hall facing the 12th century shrine, Jagamohan in Puri temple will be concluded by June 2.
Puri Collector Arvind Agarwal told the media persons that the Works Department has submitted an affidavit before the Orissa High Court in this regard.
Since Rath Yatra falls in the month of June, it is requisite to complete the renovation work before observation of the event.
Notably, an affidavit was submitted before the HC earlier, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) had claimed that restoration and repair work of the ancient roof of Jagamohan would be completed by June 2017. ASI also said that steel mounting will also be completed within the time frame.