Various parties and groups are now coming forth and reacting on SC’s statement.
The hearing was sought by senior Bhartiya Janta Janta Party leader Subramanian Swamy who said, “We are ready for building of both Ram Mandir and Masjid. But, Masjid should be built on the other side of ‘Sarayu’ river, whereas; Ram mandir should be built on the Ram temple”.
Senior BJP leader Subramnaian Swamy/ ANI image
Also, BJP leader Sambit Patra welcomed SC’s suggestion and said, “Supreme Court says Ram Temple is a sensitive and sentimental issue and it's best that it is settled amicably”
BJP leader Subramanian Swamy/ ANI Image
On the other hand AIMIM Chief Owaisi didn’t seem very happy with court order and said, “Please remember Babri Masjid case is about Title which Allahabad court wrongly decided as a Partnership case hence the Appeal in Apex court”.
Please remember Babri Masjid case is about Title which Allahabad court wrongly decided as a Partnership case hence the Appeal in Apex court
— Asaduddin Owaisi (@asadowaisi) March 21, 2017
Muslim cleric Umar Ilyasi also welcomed SC’s suggestion and said, “Dialogue has a special place in Indian Literature. He added saying that “Resolving things via an dialogue is always better”.
Muslim cleric/ ANI Image
RSS Joint General Secretary Dattatreya Hosabale welcomed Supreme Court's suggestion on resolving Ram Temple issue outside the court.
RSS Joint General Secretary Dattatreya Hosabale in Chennai. PIC/ABP News.