Massive rally in Kanakapura protesting against the illegal Jesus statue on Muneshwara HillDate posted: January 13, 2020 | Short URL: https://samvada.org/?p=36137 | Share:
13 Jan 2020, Kanakapura: Today a massive Kanakapura Chalo rally was organised by Hindu Jagaran Vedike and a massive turnout was seen. The silent protesters walked from Ayyappa Swamy Temple in Kanakapura to Tahshildar office. The protest was against the church and tallest Jesus status which was being constructed illegally in the Muneshwara hills, Kanakapura which once housed a small temple and was place for Sadhus and common people to rest.
The land of gomala (place for the cows to graze) was trying to be acquired and a church construction was planned. A political leader was closely involved in the illegalities claim the villagers and social workers of the village.
Dr. Kalladka Prabhakar Bhat, RSS Dakshina Madhya Kshetra’s Karyakarini Sadasya addressed the gathering.