SUNNI WAQF BOARD
Four pleas filed in SC seeking review of Ayodhya verdict
Four separate fresh review petitions have been filed by Maulana Mufti Hasbullah, Mohd Umar, Maulana Mahfoozur Rehman and Mishbahuddin, who were party to the earlier litigation.
Oldest Muslim litigants in Ayodhya, Iqbal Ansari and Haji Mehboob, choose different paths on review
“I feel the people who want to go for a r...
No longer involved in review of Ayodhya case: Rajeev Dhavan
Advocate Rajeev Dhavan who represented the Sunni Waqf Board and other Muslim part...
Give us 5-acre mosque plot if Sunni board rejects SC offer: Shia Waqf Board
The Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board Wednesday said it would ask the government to give it the five-acre plot that the Supreme Court said should be allotted for building a mosque, if the the Sunni board rejects the offer.
Ayodhya case: Sunni Waqf Board to not file review petition against SC verdict
The Sunni Central Waqf Board on Tuesday decided that it will not file a review petition against the Supreme Court's verdict on the Ayodhya d...
Sunni Central Waqf Board to not file review petition against SC verdict on Ayodhya dispute
In an important meeting of the board, attended by seven of the eight members, it was decided not to file a review petition against the apex court's decision. Six members present were of the view that review petition should not be filed, Board chairman Zufar Farooqi said.
No review plea but Sunni board turns cautious on 5-acre land
“All further actions, in compliance of the orders of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, including the issue of five acres of land in Ayodhya, are still in consideration of the board and no decision in this regard has been taken yet," the board said in a statement.
Ayodhya case: Members can discuss review petition in Nov 26 meeting, says Sunni board chief
Muslim body chairman Zufar Farooqi said members can discuss the issue of Ayodhya case review petition in their November 26 meeting. "I have been authorised to take a decision on behalf of the board but if any member has objection to it, he can raise it in the meeting," Farooqui said. The Board will take a decision on whether to accept land or not.
Sunni Board seeks legal opinion on five acres
Chairman of the board Zufar Ahmad Farooqui said the UP Sunni Central Waqf Board has sought legal opinion on how to implement the Supreme Court’s order granting five acres of land to the board for building a mosque in Ayodhya as there’s no unanimity among the Muslim community on the issue.
UP Shia Waqf Board welcomes Ayodhya verdict
"The Shia Central Waqf Board welcomes the Supreme Court decision and congratulates the countrymen, especially those who fought the legal battle in a dignified manner," board chairman Waseem Rizvi said in a statement. The apex court had dismissed the appeal of the Shia Waqf Board and held that the land belongs to the government as per revenue records.
Ayodhya: SC dismisses Shia Waqf Board's appeal, says land belongs to govt
A five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi gave a unanimous verdict dismissing the Shia Waqf Board's appeal in the case over the disputed structure. It said the disputed land was government land in the revenue records.
Will seek review of Ayodhya verdict: Sunni Waqf Board
The apex court directed the Centre to allot a 5-acre plot at an alternative place to the Sunni Waqf Board, one of the parties in the decades long contentious dispute, for building a mosque. The entire 2.77 acres will remain with the receiver and will be handed over to a trust to be formed in 3 months to build a temple.
Sunni Waqf Board taking legal opinion on whether to accept plot for mosque in Ayodhya: Farooqui
"As of now, it has to be seen whether the board can refuse to take the five-acre land for the construction of a mosque as ruled by the Supreme Court. Will it amount to contempt of court? The board has started taking legal opinion on this point," he said. Farooqui said there were divergent views within the board on the matter.
Sunni Central Waqf Board chairman welcomes SC verdict on Ayodhya
The Sunni Waqf Board has welcomed the apex court's decision on Ram janmabhoomi-Babri masjid land dispute case. The Supreme Court, in a unanimous verdict on Saturday, paved the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya and also allotted 5-acre land to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a mosque.
Ayodhya case: Sunni Waqf Board likely to take decision on accepting land on Nov 26
In a unanimous verdict, the Supreme Court paved the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya, while directing the Centre to allot a 5-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a mosque. UP Sunni Central Waqf Board Chairman, Zufar Farooqui told PTI that he was getting diverse views on whether to take the land.
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