Gyanvapi Masjid Committee moves to Allahabad High Court, seeks stay on ASI survey

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Varanasi: The Anjuman Intezamia Masjid Committee, the absorption committee of the Gyanvapi Masjid successful Varanasi, has filed an urgent petition earlier the Allahabad High Court seeking a enactment connected the April 8 judgement of a section tribunal successful Varanasi, allowing an archaeological survey of the full analyzable by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI).

In its petition filed connected Monday, the absorption committee has said that the order was passed illegally and without jurisdiction.

Meanwhile, the Sunni Waqf Board volition besides record an entreaty against the Varanasi tribunal bid connected Tuesday.

The Anjuman Intezamia petition filed by elder advocates, Farman Ahmad Naqvi and Syed Ahmad Faizan, states that the little tribunal ignored the full written submissions and applicability of the Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act, 1991 and Order 7 Rule 11D of the Civil Procedure Code.

Anjuman Intezamia counsel Farman Ahmad Naqvi said, "We person filed the petition and requested the tribunal to perceive america connected an urgent ground arsenic our petition is superior successful nature."

The petition says the Allahabad precocious tribunal had already reserved its judgement successful this matter, but the Varanasi tribunal has been proceeding the contentions of the other party.

"It appears that the learned civilian justice acrophobic is much funny to bypass each judicial disciplines and morals arsenic good arsenic procedures of instrumentality and to found himself arsenic supra the judicial hierarchy arsenic defined nether the Civil Procedure Code and had assumed himself arsenic the lone authorization to determine the full contented without looking into the ineligible impediment and bar," it says.

Meanwhile, Uttar Pradesh Sunni Central Waqf Board president Zufar Farooqui said, "We enactment Anjuman Intezamia. The Sunni Board volition besides determination the Allahabad precocious tribunal against the Varanasi civilian tribunal bid connected Tuesday."

Athar Hussain, caput of Indo-Islamic Cultural Foundation (IICF), the Ayodhya Mosque Trust, said, "The determination of Anjuman Intezamia challenging the civilian judge`s bid successful Allahabad precocious tribunal is welcome. It volition assistance uphold the Places of Worship Act, 1991, the relevance of which for preserving the secular quality of our Constitution was intelligibly highlighted successful the Ayodhya rubric suit verdict."

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