Why is ASI removing ‘Jain Kirti Stambh’ from Ellora caves entrance?

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The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is preparing to remove the Jain Kirti Stambh, established in 1974 near the World Heritage Ellora Caves. ASI says that it was built without permission. This spoils the view of Ajanta Ellora Caves and many street vendors have occupied its surroundings making it look unsightly. Because this place is … Read more