More requests for review in the case of Ayodhya: AIMPLB

LUCKNOW: Six more litigants are ready to file petitions for review against the Supreme Court verdict in it, an office owner said Thursday.

The Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind has already submitted a petition for review.

Maulana Syed Ashhad Rashidi, legal heir of the original litigant M Siddiq, presented the guilty plea, saying that the sentence suffers from apparent errors in the registry and guarantees a revision under Article 137 of the Constitution of India.

Commenting on Thursday's new pleas, All India Muslim The secretary of the Personal Law Board, Zafaryab Jilani, told PTI: Review requests are being prepared on behalf of six litigants and these can be filed in the next two days.

Jilani said the filing date will be released as soon as they are complete.

According to the November 9 verdict, the Supreme Court had said that the 2.77 acres of land in dispute should be handed over to the deity Ram Lalla, who was one of the three litigants.

The constitutional bank of five judges also ordered the Center to allocate five-acre land to the Sunni Waqf Board to build a mosque.

The Sunni Central Waqf Board, however, decided not to submit a petition for review.

The board also said that it had yet to make a decision on whether to accept the plot or not.

The AIMPLB had on Sunday asserted that 99 per cent of Muslim s in the country wanted a review of the Supreme Court verdict.

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