Today Supreme Court will complete hearing in Ayodhya case: CJI gogoi
New Delhi: Chief Justice of India (CJI) Justice Ranjan Gogoi on Tuesday said that Wednesday is 40th and last day of hearing in the case of Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid land title dispute.
During the hearing in the Supreme Court on Tuesday, Justice Gogoi said: “Today is 39th day. Tomorrow is 40th day and last day of hearing in the case.”
– A historical wrong was committed by victorious emperor Babur by constructing a mosque at the birthplace of Lord Ram in Ayodhya which needed to be rectified now, a Hindu party said in the Supreme Court on Tuesday in the Ram-Janmbhoomi-Babri masjid land dispute case.
– Fourteen appeals have been filed in the apex court against the 2010 Allahabad High Court Judgment, delivered in four civil suits, that the 2.77-acre land in Ayodhya be partitioned equally among the three parties — the Sunni Waqf Board, the Nirmohi Akhara and Ram Lalla.
Brick by Brick
– The five-judge bench headed by Justice Gogoi was hearing appeals challenging the 2010 Allahabad High Court verdict.
– The top court had recently said that it would wrap up hearing in the case on October 17, a day earlier than it was scheduled to. The judgment is likely to be passed on November 4-5.
5.5 Lakh diyas to be lit up
More than 5.5 lakh diyas will be lit in Ayodhya this “Deepotsava”, which is a prelude to the festival of Diwali. Last year, Ayodhya had broken a Guinness World Record by lighting more than three lakh earthen lamps and keeping them lit for at least 45 minutes on the banks of river Saryu for Diwali celebrations.