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A video of stone pillars at the unesco world heritage site at hampiin karnataka being damaged by some men has gone viral on social mediathe clip shows three men pushing the artistically carved.
Unesco world heritage sites in karnataka 2019. The westland and mount cook national park and the fiordland national park which were previously inscribed on the world heritage list are part of the te wahipounamu south west new zealand. Bill 2019 passed by lok sabha know all key highlights of the bill upsc2020 duration. From 4 to 9 september managers from the 50 marine sites on unescos world heritage list gather in a momentous setting to discuss challenges and solutions toward reaching the 2030 united nations sustainable development goals.
There are 38 world heritage sites located in india. Police have arrested four men all residents of madhya pradesh for destroying pillars of the vishnu temple in hampi karnataka which is a unesco world heritage site. The video shows 3 men wrecking the pillars of 14th century vishnu temple and the subsequent exultation by the trio after the pillars were broken down.
These include 30 cultural sites seven natural sites and one mixed. In 1979 the committee decided to inscribe the ohrid lake on the world heritage list under natural criteria iii. Only a decade away time is critical.
The united nations educational scientific and cultural organization unesco world heritage sites are important places of cultural or natural heritage as described in the unesco world heritage convention established in 1972. Karnataka bats for unesco world heritage site status for 14 hoysala temples current affairs 2019. A video of the act had surfaced this week.
The miscreants can be seen in the video damaging the carved stone pillars in hampi. A video showing vandalism carried out by the hoodlums in karnataka at the unesco world heritage site in hampi has gone viral. The country has 38 world heritage sites 30 cultural and eight natural properties.
Four arrested for destroying pillars at unesco world heritage site in hampi karnataka description.