The department of Archives, Archaeology and Museums Kashmir has found a rare stone sculpture of lord Shiva at Wachi Shopian, a government statement said on Wednesday. The sculpture was unearthed from the river bed of Nallah Rambara at Malhora during an event of Sand extraction of the site.
The find was then collected by the concerned DPO Wachi, who informed the Archaeology department. The experts from the department of archaeology inspected the site and collected the artifact.
The departmental experts investigating the find have described the find as a big achievement in the field of Kashmir sculpture history. Read more.