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Won't stake claim to Taj Mahal: Sunni Wakf Board tells SC

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The Sunni on Tuesday told the that it won't stake claim to the ownership of the

Asking appearing for the Archeological Survey of (ASI) to take instructions, a bench of Dipak Misra, Justice and Justice said that once the Board pressed its right over the monument then it has to adjudicate the issue.

"Once you have registered the monument as a Wakf property, your statement that you will not be staking claim will not help," said the bench.

The court directed the next hearing of the matter on July 27.

In its earlier hearing on April 11, the apex court had asked the to produce an original title document bearing the signatures of Mughal to prove its claim.

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First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 14:14 IST
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