Sub-committee has been formed to finalise the new location for the Buddha statue; New Saraswati idol will be installed at the earliest.
Bhante Prashil Ratna also said that the foundation is planning to set up a Buddhist University in Gujarat.
In 2001, a project was conducted to clean the body, cement rock structure, and mend cracks and install drainage pipes, at a spending of 250 million yuan (about USD 36.87 million).
Built in the 9th century with Javanese Buddhist design, Borobudur temple in Indonesia is the largest Buddhist temple in the world.
18 metres the height of Buddha statue in the city, which is incidentally, the world's tallest monolithic statue of the Buddha.