The Bardhaman municipality has decided to erect a statue of an erstwhile Maharaja Bijoy Chand Mahatab and his wife Radharani in front of the landmark Curzon Gate in the city.
The Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains Act, 1958 prohibits any construction within 100 metres of a historical building or structure accorded protection under the Law. However, Curzon Gate doesn’t have the ASI cover.
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