The apex court termed as "absolutely frivolous" the petition filed by former Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board chairman Waseem Rizvi and dismissed it with a cost of Rs 50,000.
A bench of Justices R F Nariman B R Gavai and Hrishikesh Roy rejected the petition in which Rizvi alleged that these 26 verses of Quran promoted terrorism.
Allahabad HC asks UP govt under which authority of law it appointed administrator in Shia Waqf Board
The Lucknow bench of the court further asked the government when would it initiate the process of election to constitute the board.
This development comes after the Central government gave its nod to the CBI to proceed with the case.
Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board has told all madrassas functioning from its properties to celebrate the Independence Day by chanting 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' after the hoisting of the national flag.
Amid Ayodhya dispute, Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf board chief asks AIMPLB to hand over 9 disputed sites to Hindus
The board's chairperson Waseem Rizwi sought the Muslim community to hand over nine mosques across states to Hindus as they were built by the erstwhile Muslim rulers by razing the temples.
Chairman of UP Shia Waqf Board Waseem Rizvi today claimed that he has filed a police complaint against spokesperson of AIMPLB.
AIMPLB member may lodge complaint against Shia Waqf board Chairman Wasim Rizvi over 'terror group' remark
An executive member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board was responding to Rizvi’s statement calling AIMPLB as one of the subsidiaries of terror groups operating in Pakistan and Saudi.
Waseem Rizvi said fundamental forces in Muslim community like Zakir Naik should join ISIS in Syria.
The Shia Waqf Board asked instead play a positive role in amicably resolving the temple-mosque disputes in Kashi and Mathura.
Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board filed an application in the Supreme Court seeking settlement of the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute.
Process for Ram Temple will start by December 5, Mahant Giri says after talks with Shia Waqf Board chairman
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.
UP Shia Waqf Board chairperson said Shia Board supports the proposal to uphold the essence Awadh’s Ganga-Jamni tehzeeb (culture of communal harmony).