Former leg spinner Anil Kumble arrived at Lucknow Airport today, greeting everyone with a ‘Namaste’. The nation is eagerly anticipating the Pran Pratishtha ceremony of Ram Mandir, set to commence on Monday, January 22 in the sacred city of Ayodhya, located in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Venkatesh Prasad, former Indian fast bowler, is also present in Ayodhya. Several distinguished personalities from across the country are expected to grace the event with their presence. Cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev, Virender Sehwag, Sourav Ganguly, and Gautam Gambhir have received invitations to the ceremony, along with current Indian team members Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, and Ravichandran Ashwin. The captain of the Indian women’s cricket team, Harmanpreet Kaur, has also been extended a special invitation to partake in this sacred event.