Bhubaneswar, 29.6.2016, (By Mano Mani Singh)-To protect the sanctity and security of the deities of Sri Jagannath Temple is the priority of every devotee and the abettors who defy it should be
punished was expressed by different speakers in a Press conference here organized by Sri Jagannath Sanskruti Suraksha Manch Odisha. Dr. Prafulla Rath, Advocate Sakti Sankar Mishra , Pramod Das convenor and co-convenor expressed there concerned on a Press conference organized by Dr. Laxmikant Dash, Co-ordinator Sri Jagannath Sanskruti Suraksha Manch for the inaction of the
administration and Govt. for the persons defying the decision of the Sri Mandri Management Committee on the line of High Court decision and HH Sri Jagatguru Sankara Charyas decision
regarding not to touch the deities on any occasion. The Manch Expressed its concerned for the delay in repairing of Sri Jagannath Temple because of several permissions required at the time of decision making for which the Superintendent office of the ASI should be at Puri which we have demanded several times. The Mancha also demands that strong action should be taken against Jagannath Swain Mohapatra by administration for making derogatory remarks regarding Jagatguru Sankarcharya and Sri Gajapati Maharaj. An awareness campaign has been started through the out the state for protection of sanctity and security of Sri Jagannath Temple.