[Gyanvapi-Kashi Vishwanath] Hindu parties claiming right to worship, not declaration over land: Varanasi Court

The Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act, 1991 does not operate as a bar on the suit of the Hindu parties, the Court said.
Gyanvapi Mosque
Gyanvapi Mosque

The Varanasi District Court on Monday held that a suit filed by Hindu parties seeking worship rights inside the Gyanvapi Mosque was not barred under the Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act, 1991 [Smt. Rakhi Singh v State of UP].

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