VHPVishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Tuesday gave a December 31 deadline for construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya.

Addressing a gathering at Simhasth Kumbh, Ujjain general secretary Champat Rai said “Construction will start before December 31, and we won’t wait for the Supreme Court verdict… We kept our patience, but won’t wait beyond December.”

Dismissing reports of construction beginning from November 1, Champat Rai said ”some organisations were spreading rumours.”

The Simhasth Kumbh is witnessing of BJP political big wigs, where BJP president Amit Shah will visit the holy fest today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to take part in the Vaicharik Mahakumbh on 15th of May.