Jagannath temple’s Chakra repaired in Puri, Odisha

Puri, Jan 13: After the wheel (chakra) of Jagmohan, the hall facing the Jagannath temple here had come to fore to the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) by the temple authorities, yesterday the chakra was repaired. As per the ASI officials, skilled mechanics had repaired the wheel as some parts of the wheel was damaged. Hem Sagar Nayak, an official of ASI stated that the wheel was in a good condition but the base had loosened and so the mechanics took the help of some soldering tools and repaired the wheel. The damage in the chakra was noticed when the ASI officials were inspecting the temple. However, the servitors of the 12th century shrine have come heavily on the ASI for not inspecting the shrine properly.