After experiences emerged on Sunday that the Ministry of Tradition has ordered the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to conduct excavations on the Qutub Minar in Delhi, officers within the ministry informed The Indian Specific that no such orders have been issued up to now. Union Tradition Minister G Ok Reddy additionally clarified saying, “No such resolution has been taken.”
Tradition Secretary Govind Mohan visited the monument on Saturday, after which it was reported that the ASI has been ordered to conduct excavations to determine whether or not the UNESCO World Heritage Web site was constructed by Qutubuddin Aibak within the twelfth Century or by the Gupta Empire a lot earlier. The Ministry insisted it was a daily website go to by its officers and no such resolution has been taken up to now. ASI officers weren’t accessible for remark.
A number of days in the past, former ASI regional director Dharamveer Sharma was quoted as saying that the Qutub Minar was really a “solar tower” constructed by Chandragupta Vikramaditya of the Gupta Empire within the fifth Century.
A day after the Centre slashed excise obligation on gasoline costs, the charges of petrol and diesel in Delhi have been decreased by Rs 8.69 per litre and Rs 7.05 per litre respectively. The brand new costs kicked in from 6 am on Sunday. Whereas petrol and diesel sellers, car house owners and taxi associations welcomed the transfer, cab and autorickshaw unions have been sad as there was no reduction or subsidy on CNG.
Petrol costs within the metropolis had crossed the Rs 100-mark (per litre) previously few months. Until Saturday, petrol was being bought at Rs 105.45 per litre and diesel at Rs 96.71 per litre. After the discount in costs, petrol now prices Rs 96.76, whereas diesel prices Rs 89.66 at Hindustan Petroleum pumps and Rs 89.62 per litre at Indian Oil and Bharat Petroleum.