Taj Mahal land belonged to Jaipur's ruler, was acquired by Shah Jahan: BJP MP2 min read . Updated: 11 May 2022, 06:17 PM IST
The MP's statements came in the backdrop of a petition filed in the Allahabad high court that sought directives to the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to open 20 rooms inside the Taj Mahal to check for the possible presence of Hindu idols
The land on which the Taj Mahal was built originally belonged to the erstwhile Jaipur royal family and was acquired by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan later, claimed BJP MP Diya Kumari on Wednesday.
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