ASI which is in charge of conservation and preservation of
the Sun Temple at Konark since 1915 on Thursday informed the Orissa
HC that it was taking utmost care for proper
protection of the 800-year-old ruined edifice.
The Orissa High Court today directed the assistant solicitor general to furnish details of the steps taken by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to preserve and protect the famous Sun Temple at Konark.