Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed the ‘bhoomi poojan’ in Ayodhya for the Ram templePrime Minister Narendra Modi performed the ‘bhoomi poojan’ in Ayodhya for the Ram temple,Amid the chanting of shlokas, PM Modi consecrated the very first bricks for the temple at the spot where devotees believe Lord Ram was born.

The live telecast of the Ram temple event in Ayodhya on August 5 was widely watched across the world. It was broadcast by television stations in UK, USA, Canada, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand, Nepal and several other countries.

he main signal was generated by public broadcaster Doordarshan which placed multiple cameras, Outside Broadcasting (OB) and Digital Satellite News Gathering (DSNG) vans for elaborate production and live telecast.In India, over 200 channels took the event

People also watched the event on YouTube streams. The highest viewership came USA, UK, France, Italy, Netherlands, Japan, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Mauritius, according to public broadcaster Doordarshan.