Security hightened ahead of Ayodhya verdict

By Rajan Nath -- November 09, 2019 8:11 am

The Supreme Court of India is set to deliver its verdict in the Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case, on Saturday. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said in a tweet: "Whatever decision SC delivers in Ayodhya case, it'll not be a victory or defeat of anyone. My appeal to the countrymen is that it should be the priority of all of us that this decision should further strengthen the great tradition of peace, unity and goodwill of India."

The five-judge bench of the Supreme Court concluded the day-to-day hearing in the case and reserved its verdict in last month. Meanwhile, Section 144 (gathering of more than 4 people banned) has been imposed in the Bhopal, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh and, Jammu and Kashmir, ahead of the verdict. Also, all the private and government schools, colleges will remain closed on Saturday in Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Jammu and Kashmir, Rajasthan and the national capital.

Likewise, all mobile internet services will remain suspended from 12 AM (08.11.2019) to 12 AM (09.11.2019) in the Uttar Pradesh. Also, the mobile internet service has been suspended in Bharatpur till 6 am on Sunday, ahead of verdict on Ayodhya land dispute case. Meanwhile, Mahant Satyendra Das, Chief Priest of the makeshift Ram temple in Ayodhya appealed, "Respect the Supreme Court verdict and maintain peace. Prime Minister has rightly said that the Ayodhya verdict will not be anyone’s loss or victory."

-PTC News



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