Lucknow: CBI court acquits LK Advani, MM Joshi, Uma Bharti and others. The Special CBI court acquits all 32 accused in the Babri Masjid demolition case ending 28 years of trial in the case. Judge also added that the demolition was spontaneous, not pre-planned.
“The CBI court has acquitted all 32 accused in the Babri Masjid demolition case. This ends the long pending dispute related with the December 6, 1992 incident, “ said lawyer KK Mishra.
Former deputy prime minister LK Advani, former ministers Murli Manohar Joshi and Uma Bharti and former chief minister of UP Kalyan Singh along with 28 other accused of conspiring to demolish the Babri Masjid in Uttar Pradesh’s Ayodhya town 28 years ago have been acquitted by CBI special judge Surendra Kumar Yadav. In a hearing that lasted just about 10 minutes, the judge ruled the CBI had not been able to establish charges against the accused. Babri Masjid demolition verdict: On high alert, UP police told to prevent gatherings
CBI court acquits LK Advani, MM Joshi, Uma Bharti and others. The UP police have issued a high alert across the state in view of the verdict.
The court pronounced the verdict in the Babri mosque demolition case, nearly 3 decades after the 16th century structure was demolished in Ayodhya on December 6, 1992. The petitioner in Ram Janambhoomi case Iqbal Ansari
said “Good that this is over “It’s good that this is now over. Let’s all live in peace. Let there be no fresh trouble of this nature. Hindu and Muslim have always lived in peace in Ayodhya,” and he and welcomed acquittal.