Ayodhya Verdict: PM Modi Calls Unanimous Judgment A Matter Of Joy

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Welcoming the decision of the SC in the Ayodhya land dispute, PM Modi addressed the nation and hailed the judges for their utmost patience during the hearings

Written By Prachi Mankani | Mumbai | Updated On:

Welcoming the Supreme Court’s judgment in the seven-decades-old Ayodhya case, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation where he hailed the judges of the SC. Bringing down curtains to the seven decades-long Ayodhya land dispute, the apex court pronounced its verdict on November 9, Saturday. Hailing the bench of the judges, PM Modi said that the Supreme Court had listened to all the sides during the hearings of this case with utmost patience and it is a matter of happiness for the entire nation that the decision came with the consent of all.

"During the hearing on this subject, the Supreme Court heard everyone and heard very patiently and it is a matter of happiness for the whole country that a unanimous verdict was given."

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Furthermore, he credited the will of the judiciary for delivering such a historic decision.

"The Supreme Court has shown a strong will behind this decision. And therefore, the judges of the country, the courts, and our judicial system are officers of the acclamation."

Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also inaugurated the Kartarpur corridor along with Punjab CM Capt. Amarinder Singh. From the Pakistani side, Prime Minister Imran Khan also formally inaugurated the Kartarpur corridor. The inauguration comes days ahead of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev on November 12.

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'Today's event will be recorded in the history'

The Supreme Court has tried to strike a balance in its verdict in the Ayodhya case, prominent lawyers said on Saturday. The Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision, cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site in Ayodhya, and also directed the Centre to allot a five-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a mosque. In his address to the nation, PM Modi stated that this event will be recorded in history and further highlighted that this verdict proves the vibrant democracy that prevails in our country.

“World has seen how vibrant and strengthen our democracy is. Today’s events will be recorded in history,” PM Modi said. The After the verdict, the way every section of society, of every religion, has welcomed it is a proof of India’s ancient culture and tradition of social harmony,” PM added.

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