US TV channel claims 'Ram Setu' was real and man-made

039;Ram Setu exists', US promo reignites debate on the mythological bridge

039;Ram Setu exists', US promo reignites debate on the mythological bridge

Discovery's Science Channel today has newscast this Wednesday morning the groundbreaking findings of the famous Ram Setu, also known as Adam's Bridge, is man-made which has set the social media into buzz about the recent declaration.

Does the "Ram Setu" exist or not? In an advertisement for the episode, the caption says, "Are the ancient Hindu myths of a land bridge connecting India and Sri Lanka true? Scientific analysis suggests they are": This is the promo of Science Channel owned by Discovery Communications. There have been many reports and claims that the bridge is an environmental formation, and has nothing to do with the events that happened thousands of years ago.

In the show, a group of oceanologists and archaeologists, citing images from a NASA satellite, claim that the investigators have found a 30-miles-long line of rocks between Sri Lanka and India.

A study of the rocks revealed the facts that on the seabed shows they predate the sand, Rose further said.

The most interesting bit about the case was that the ocean sand was 4000 years old, but the rocks on them were at least 7000 years old.

Controversy behind Ram SetuRam Setu came at the centre of a controversy when the UPA government planned the Sethusamudram shipping canal project, which required dredging in the area.

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