Ayodhya dispute: Shia Central Waqf Board proposes temple in Ayodhya, mosque at Lucknow

Updated On : 20 Nov , 2017 , 04:21 PM
New Delhi:

In a new twist to the age old Ayodhya Ram Mandir controversy the Chairman of the Shia Central Waqf Board have come up with a new formula in which the Ram temple will be built in Ayodhya and a mosque at Lucknow. 

According to Syed Waseem Rizvi this will ensure peace and brotherhood in the country. The board have come up with this proposal after discussing with various stakeholders, said Rizvi. 

This proposal of building mosque at Lucknow is a diversion from its earlier recomendation of constructing the same in a Muslim dominated area in Ayodhya nearby the location of the Ram Temple. 

The Sunni Waqf Board had earlier said that it will accept whatever is the decision of the Supreme Court. The apex court had also suggested an out of court settlement for the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute. 

The final hearing will commence of December 5, which will be a day before the 25 th anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition.  

First Published : Monday, November 20, 2017 11:44 AM
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