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Masjid committee’s plea over maintainability of Hindu worshippers’ suit dismissed

Varanasi: The Varanasi district judge on Monday ruled that the Gyanvapi mosque-Shringar Gauri case is maintainable while dismissing the case of the Muslim side. The Masjid committee had objected to the plea seeking year-long access for Hindu worshippers in the Gyanvapi mosque compound.

Anjuman Islamia Masjid committee’s (that manages the Gyanvapi mosque) plea objecting to the suit filed by 5 Hindu women seeking year-long access and a right to worship Maa Shringar Gauri on the outer wall of the mosque complex located next to the Kashi Vishwanath temple.