ASI's excavation in Ayodhya

ASI's archaeological findings in Ayodhya: Short shrift to facts

Print edition : December 06, 2019

CRPF jawans at the disputed site after they took control of the area, in Ayodhya in January 1993. Photo: THE HINDU ARCHIVES

A recovered stone (left), claimed to be of 11th century vintage, on display in Ayodhya on December 13, 1992. Historians and archaeologists have debunked such claims. Photo: THE HINDU ARCHIVES

New archaeological findings from Ayodhya on display at a meeting organised by the Deendayal Research Institute in 2013. Historians and archaeologists have debunked such claims. Photo: THE HINDU ARCHIVES

Revelations by two renowned archaeologists on how the ASI departed from norms in the way it conducted excavations at the disputed site and treated the findings are in focus again in the context of the verdict.
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