New Delhi| The five-member constitution bench of the Supreme Court will pronounce verdict in the Ayodhya dispute on Saturday. The court has scheduled it at 10.30 am, a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi will announce the verdict. The bench had reserved the judgment on October 16 after hearing the arguments of the Hindu and Muslim parties for 40 days.
Earlier, in the day met several senior officers, including Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary RK Tiwari, DGP Omprakash Singh. The Chief Justice discussed the security preparations of the state before the verdict in the Ayodhya case. Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, who is presiding over the Constitution Bench, will retire on November 17.The administration deployed 100 companies of the force
Ayodhya district is divided into four zones – Red, Yellow, Green and Blue. Of these, 48 sectors have been created. The disputed premises are located in the Red Zone. According to the police, a security plan is being prepared so that the entire Ayodhya can be sealed in one order. The administration has sought an additional 100 companies of paramilitary forces when the time for the decision comes to a close. Earlier, 47 companies of security forces arrived at the Deep Festival which is still being deployed.Deployed 16000 volunteers
Ayodhya police have deployed 16,000 volunteers at 1600 places in the district to monitor the spread of any kind of propaganda on social media or inflammatory content against any sect. 3000 people are being identified and monitored to prevent disturbance.Our Preparations Complete: DM
Ayodhya DM Anuj Kumar said the administration has completed the preparations. However, in the wake of the verdict, people living near the disputed site are depositing ration in their homes. However, they have been assured that normal life will not be affected. There has also been talk about the opening of schools after the decision.Railways cancelled RPF holidays
In view of the ruling on Ayodhya, the Rail Police (RPF) has also issued advisory. In the 7-page document sent to all zone offices, special monitoring has been asked to monitor the platform, station and yard. At the same time, we have been asked to identify sensitive areas of violence and places where anti-social elements can hide explosives.
Security has been asked to increase at 78 congested stations, including stations in Mumbai, Delhi, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh. Also, special monitoring has been sought for the railway station and religious places nearby. The RPF has cancelled the holidays of all its employees and has called for additional forces to be deployed in the trains before the decision is taken on Ayodhya.The Allahabad High Court had asked to divide the disputed land into 3 parts
In 2010, the Allahabad High Court had ruled that the 2.77-acre area of Ayodhya should be divided evenly into three parts. One part met the Sunni Waqf Board, the other the Nirmohi Arena and the third Ramlala Virajman. 14 petitions were filed in the Supreme Court against the High Court verdict.
Delhi Police has said that given the possible order in the Ayodhya case, we are planning a comprehensive police system and all precautionary steps will be taken. District police commissioners and house station officers have been directed to increase surveillance and intensify patrols in community sensitive areas.Follow the Live updates here: 10.26 PM
PM Modi appeals to people to maintain Peace and Harmony in the nation. He said, “Whatever decision of the Supreme Court will come on Ayodhya, it will not be a victory or defeat for anyone. My appeal to the countrymen is that it should be the priority of all of us that this decision should further strengthen the great tradition of peace, unity and goodwill of India.”
अयोध्या पर कल सुप्रीम कोर्ट का निर्णय आ रहा है। पिछले कुछ महीनों से सुप्रीम कोर्ट में निरंतर इस विषय पर सुनवाई हो रही थी, पूरा देश उत्सुकता से देख रहा था। इस दौरान समाज के सभी वर्गों की तरफ से सद्भावना का वातावरण बनाए रखने के लिए किए गए प्रयास बहुत सराहनीय हैं।— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 8, 2019
देश की न्यायपालिका के मान-सम्मान को सर्वोपरि रखते हुए समाज के सभी पक्षों ने, सामाजिक-सांस्कृतिक संगठनों ने, सभी पक्षकारों ने बीते दिनों सौहार्दपूर्ण और सकारात्मक वातावरण बनाने के लिए जो प्रयास किए, वे स्वागत योग्य हैं। कोर्ट के निर्णय के बाद भी हम सबको मिलकर सौहार्द बनाए रखना है।— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 8, 2019
अयोध्या पर सुप्रीम कोर्ट का जो भी फैसला आएगा, वो किसी की हार-जीत नहीं होगा। देशवासियों से मेरी अपील है कि हम सब की यह प्राथमिकता रहे कि ये फैसला भारत की शांति, एकता और सद्भावना की महान परंपरा को और बल दे।— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 8, 2019
Mumbai Police PRO: Mumbai Police is aware of the situation and we are keeping a close watch. Our preparations for tomorrow have begun. Adequate arrangements are being made. #Ayodhya pic.twitter.com/UDhtHZTkh3— ANI (@ANI) November 8, 2019
Shiv Sena in a press note, on 'Supreme Court to deliver verdict in the #Ayodhya land dispute case tomorrow': We had requested govt to make a law on construction of Ram Temple but Govt didn't do that. Now when SC is giving order, govt can't take credit for it. pic.twitter.com/RAYc9sLt2a— ANI (@ANI) November 8, 2019
Uttar Pradesh: All schools, colleges, educational institutions and training centres to remain closed from 9th November to 11th November. pic.twitter.com/MVYuvF8IZJ— ANI (@ANI) November 8, 2019