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BJP wants its leaders to downplay import of Babri Masjid verdict

BJP was also quick to dismiss reports last night that Shah had spoken to Advani

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The Supreme Court verdict on the Babri Masjid demolition case may have brought its sidelined stalwarts into the spotlight but the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided to tread cautiously on the matter asking its leaders to downplay its import in public. Party president Amit Shah's direction to Union minister Uma Bharti, who along with veterans L K Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, will now be prosecuted by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for criminal conspiracy, to cancel her trip to Ayodhya hours after she announced it is a case in point, a party leader ...

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