[BREAKING] Madras High Court constitutes Heritage Commission to identify, repair, maintain historical monuments, temples, idols

Importantly, the Court passed a slew of directions to ensure safety of idols including strong rooms in every temple with video surveillence and computerised data of all idols including their photographs
Madurai Meenakshi Temple
Madurai Meenakshi Temple

The Madras High Court on Monday ordered State of Tamil Nadu and the Archaeological Survey of India to constitute of a 17-member Heritage Commission to identify all the structures, monuments, temples, antiques with historical/archaeological importance within the State of Tamil Nadu and to supervise the restoration, repair works etc. and maintain the same.

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