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Why Hindu right-wing lawyers are filing multiple cases about the Gyanvapi mosque?

Scroll | 31/05/2022 11:31 AM | Click to read full article

The slew of petitions about the Gyanvapi mosque, which Hindus say has been built on the site of an ancient Shiva temple, has resulted in several different forums simultaneously hearing cases relating to the dispute: from civil courts in Varanasi to the Supreme Court in New Delhi.

Lawyers representing the Muslim side claim that the slew of petitions is not a coincidence but is rather a coordinated strategy.