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Archaeologist and former Director General of Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) Professor Brijbasi (BB) Lal passed away. He had discovered the Ram temple under the disputed structure in Ayodhya. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has condoled his death. Various historians and archaeologists have also expressed grief over his death.
The Prime Minister tweeted, “Bibi Lal was an outstanding personality. His contribution to the field of culture and archeology is unparalleled. He will be remembered as a great intellectual who deepened our association with our rich past. I am hurt by his death. My condolences are with his family and friends. om Shanti.”