Bhubaneswar, Nov 17: The Khordha ADM today visited the Peace Pagoda at Dhauli here and inspected the cracks on the Peace Pagoda. He also held discussions with concerned authorities about the repair of the cracks, those have emerged on the wall of the monument.
The action was taken after, leading Odia news channel Prameya News 7 aired reports of cracks on it.
Lack of maintenance has led cracks on the Peace Pagoda.
Besides, cracks have formed on the entrance, steps and surrounding walls of the monument.
Top tourist and religious sites in the state including Konark Sun Temple and Dhauli Shanti Stupa (Peace Pagoda) have shut their doors for visitors as a precautionary measure to prevent the spread of Coronavirus.