Sunday, Jul 03, 2022

ASI Took Just 10 Days To Compile Ayodhya Report, Is It Being Used As A Tool To Serve Political Goal?

The past, present and future of ASI is invariably linked to the shifting political ideologies in the country

Standing tall The Qutub Minar complex in Delhi. Photograph: Getty Images Photograph: Getty Images

Three other scholars whose names I cannot pass over in silence, are the late R. D. Banerji, to whom belongs the credit of having discovered, if not Mohenjo-daro itself, at any rate its high antiquity, and his immediate successors in the task of excavation, Messrs. M.S. Vats and K.N. Dikshit…

John Marshall  
Director-General (1902-28)  
Archaeological Survey of India