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Keezhadi excavations: HC orders transfer of ASI officer Amarnath Ramakrishna back to TN

March 16, 2019

The archaeologist Amarnath Ramakrishna, who led the Keezhadi excavations in Tamil Nadu, was transferred to Assam in March 2017 – a move that had kicked up a storm. The Madras High Court has directed the central government to transfer Amarnath Ramakrishna, the Archeological Survey of India officer who led the Keezhadi excavations, back to Tamil […]

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Keezhadi will rewrite history of the country, says High Court

November 2, 2018

Bench was hearing a PIL seeking preservation of the site The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court observed that the Keezhadi excavations would have a serious effect of rewriting the history of the country, while hearing a public interest litigation petition seeking a direction for the preservation of the Keezhadi excavation site. A Division […]

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