'Regrettable that such a person has been appointed': Asaduddin Owaisi on Ravi Shankar in Ayodhya panel
Owaisi claimed Ravi Shankar was not a neutral person and that he had made controversial comments on the Ayodhya issue in the past.
Here are some facts about the three mediators appointed to resolve the crucial Ayodhya issue.
On the Sabarimala issue, Chidambaram said he accepts the Supreme Court judgement, but how can he stop ordinary men, women and party workers from expressing their views.
Fadnavis' reference to the sacred river came against the backdrop of the Uddhav Thackeray-led party's strong pitch for construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya and his recent visit to the temple town.
The mood of the event was palpable right from Lucknow, 135 km away from the temple town, as National Highway 27 was replete with huge hoardings of Lord Ram.
Ayodhya issue: NCM chief Ghayorul Hasan to mediate for out of court settlement, asks Muslims to be 'big-hearted'
Rizvi said in his mediation bid, he will make efforts to get an assurance for Muslims that if they agree to settle the Ayodhya issue.
Sanjay Raut said that the party chief Uddhav Thackeray would visit Ayodhya and put his point before the country over the issue.
With the construction of the temple, an atmosphere of unity and harmony will be created, said RSS.
Congress leader Priyanka Chaturvedi said while the BJP garners votes in the name of Ram Temple, it sends Lord Ram to exile the moment it comes to power.
He felt that the impeachment motion moved by the Congress against the CJI was moved with an intent to pressure judiciary when the contentious Ram Temple issue was being heard by the apex court.
While doing so, Kapil Sibal made the documents of the Supreme Court public and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi if he thought the chief justice of India was wrong.
She also claimed the people were well aware that the BJP raked up the Ayodhya issue at election time for the sake of votes.
Congress spokesperson Surjewala said Congress' stand on Ayodhya issue has always been clear and that the Ayodhya case will be decided by Supreme Court.
Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Wednesday said the Supreme Court will have the final word on the vexed Ayodhya issue.
The Parishad had objected to the construction of a mosque in Ayodhya or Faizabad which was resolved by UP Shia Waqf Board chief Rizvi during discussions.