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'What's the need of ordinance? We'll wait for court's decision'

ANI  |  Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) [India] 

Reacting to guru Baba Ramdev's statement seeking an ordinance for construction of in Ayodhya, Nimrohi head has questioned it, while also stating that they will wait for the final decision by the

"What is the need of bringing in an ordinance? The matter is being heard by the court. A political angle should not be given over this. Whatever decision will be taken by the court, it would be final. We will wait for the court's decision," Das said, while speaking to ANI.

On Tuesday, said that people will lose trust in the if the is not constructed in He asserted that an ordinance in this regard is the only option left with the central government.

"BJP is in power in the state (Uttarakhand) and Centre. Still, if is not constructed then people will lose trust in BJP. So, it will not be in the interest of BJP or 'Kar sevaks' (volunteers) cannot start its construction as it would be contempt of court. Ordinance is the only option," had told reporters in Haridwar.

His statement comes days after Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and organised events at various places in Ayodhya, Nagpur, and to gain support for the construction of the temple in and mount pressure on the central government to facilitate its construction, a matter currently sub-judice in the top court.

On October 29, the had adjourned the Ram Janambhoomi-title suit till January 2019 to fix the next hearing date in the matter, challenging the ruling of 2010.

The in its 2010 verdict had suggested the division of the disputed land in Ayodhya, one for each of the parties -- Nirmohi Akhara, and

It is believed that the Babri Masjid, which was built by Mughal in in 1528, was allegedly demolished by Hindu activists on December 6, 1992, who claimed that the mosque was built after demolishing a Ram temple that stood there.

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First Published: Thu, November 29 2018. 13:06 IST