Babri demolition

Babri demolition case: Muslim Personal Law Board to move HC against CBI court verdict 

While the Muslim religious leaders rejected the verdict calling it "injustice", the community in general felt that the verdict should be challenged in the higher court.

published on : 30th September 2020

Congress, CPM term Babri demolition case verdict 'shocking, travesty of justice'

The entire country witnessed a deep-rooted political conspiracy by BJP-RSS and its leaders to destroy the country’s communal amity and brotherhood for usurping power at any cost,” said Congress.

published on : 30th September 2020

'Will accept ruling with pride', say accused on eve of Babri demolition verdict 

While Iqbal Ansari, one of the main litigants, demanded acquittal of all the accused to maintain communal harmony, another litigant Haji Mehboob demanded the court to accord the strictest punishment.

published on : 29th September 2020

Babri mosque demolition case verdict on September 30; Advani, all other accused told to be in court

Prominent among the 32 accused are former deputy prime minister L K Advani and BJP leaders M M Joshi, Kalyan Singh, Uma Bharti and Vinay Katiyar.

published on : 16th September 2020

Babri demolition trial: BJP leader Uma Bharti appears before CBI court

The CBI court is currently recording the statements of 32 accused under CrPC section 313 (court's power to examine the accused), a stage in the trial.

published on : 2nd July 2020

Babri demolition case: Advani, Joshi, Kalyan to appear in court through video conferencing

Sadhvi Rithambara and former union minister and ex-MP CM Uma Bharti will appear before the CBI court in person on June 29 and 30, respectively.

published on : 19th June 2020

Babri Masjid demolition case: BJP leader Katiyar appears before CBI court, says falsely implicated

Katiyar had earlier appeared before the CBI court on June 4 but due to paucity of time, his statement could not be recorded.

published on : 15th June 2020

Babri demolition case proceedings begin in court

The testimonies are being held under Section 313 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC).  So far, the probe agency has recorded the statements of 294 witnesses on behalf of the prosecution. 

published on : 13th March 2020

Complicity in Babri demolition case cost Ramjanmabhoomi Nyas chief trust membership

Union home ministry was ready to hand over the reins of the Temple Trust to Mahant Nritya Gopal Das but decided against it at the last moment expecting an opposition backlash.

published on : 7th February 2020