MP govt declares Jan 22 as ‘dry’ day to mark Ayodhya temple consecration

Bhopal: The BJP government in Madhya Pradesh on Sunday declared January 22 as a ‘dry’ day when liquor shops will remain closed to mark the consecration of Lord Ram’s temple in Ayodhya.

“On this day, there is a grand consecration program of Lord Shri Ram in Ayodhya. Keeping in view the public sentiments, we have decided that January 22 will be a dry day in the state. All types of shops including liquor, Bhang outlets will remain closed,” Chief Minister Mohan Yadav posted on his official X account in the night.

He said January 22 is a very fortunate day for all of us.