I welcome court decision, says oldest litigant

Last Updated: Thu, Sep 30, 2010 13:12 hrs

​Lucknow: Mohammed Hashim Ansari, 90, the oldest litigant in the Ayodhya land dispute Thursday welcomed the high court verdict in favour of a temple and said a final decision on it will be taken by the Sunni Wakf Board.

"I welcome the court decision. I appeal to all Muslims in the country not to get upset over the decision as our fight has now become tough," said Ansari.

The three-judge Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court ruled in favour of a temple at the Babri Masjid-Ramjanmabhoomi site in Ayodhya.

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