New Delhi: India on Monday started the reconstruction a 300-year-old temple Sree Sree Pleasure Kali Matar Temple in Bangladesh’s northern Natore district. The reconstruction is going on with Indian grant help of Bangladeshi Taka 97 lakhs and a complete price of Bangladeshi Taka of 1.33 Crores beneath the Excessive Affect Neighborhood Growth Undertaking (HICDP) scheme of India.
The occasion was just about inaugurated by Bangladesh’s State Minister for Info & Communication Know-how Zunaid Ahmed Palak, Indian Excessive Commissioner Riva Ganguly Das, Member of Parliament Shafiqul Islam and Mayor of Natore Uma Choudhury Jolly.
Talking on the occasion Indian envoy mentioned, “The Excessive Fee of India is happy to have supported the renovation of one of many oldest temples of Bangladesh, the Sree Sree Pleasure Kali Matar Temple in Natore. India continues to be a dedicated companion of Bangladesh within the preservation of our shared heritage and tradition which additional strengthens our people-to-people relations.”
The Bangladesh Minister mentioned, “We’ll construct Natore as a job mannequin of growth. On this endeavour, our pleasant neighbour India will proceed to face by our aspect within the coming days.”
Sree Sree JoyKali Matar Temple is without doubt one of the oldest temples located in Natore and was constructed in the beginning of 18th century by Dayaram Roy, Dewan of Queen Bhahani of Natore and the founding father of Dighapatia Royal Household. The compound of the temple additionally homes a Lord Shiva temple.
Durga and Kali Puja are celebrated yearly on the temple.
India can also be funding the development of Ramakrishna Temple, Restoration of Sree Sree Anandomoyee Kali Mata Mandir within the nation.