The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday rejected a public interest litigation (PIL) petition seeking the recognition of Mathura's Shahi Idgah Mosque site as Krishna Janmabhoomi (birthplace of Krishna) and which had also sought the removal of the mosque from the disputed land.
Oct 11, 2023
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Krishna Janmabhoomi - Shahi Idgah case: Allahabad High Court dismisses PIL for removal of mosque
The plea contended that Shahi Idgah does not qualify as a legitimate mosque under Islamic jurisprudence since a mosque cannot be constructed on land acquired through force.
Krishna Janmabhoomi - Shahi Idgah Dispute
Allahabad High Court
shahi idgah masjid
Chief Justice Pritinker Diwaker