AMN / NEW DELHI
The Supreme Court will pronounce the verdict tomorrow (Wednesday) on the appeal filed by the CBI against dropping of conspiracy charges against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and 19 others for babri Masjid demolition on December 6, 1992.
Justice Rohinton F Nariman will pronounce the verdict.
The Supreme Court had on April 6 reserved its order whether the criminal conspiracy charges be initiated or not against various Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, including Lal Krishna Advani and several others in the December 6, 1992, Babri Masjid demolition case.
A bench of the Apex Court, headed by Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghosh and also comprising Justice Nariman, after hearing in detail the arguments from the CBI lawyer, Niraj Kishan Kaul, Advani’s lawyer, K. K. Venugopal, and others, reserved its order.
The Top Court had also asked all the concerned parties to submit their detailed respective submissions in the case by Tuesday.
Kaul told the Supreme Court today and sought that the criminal conspiracy charges should be initiated in the Babri Masjid demolition case against many accused persons, including several BJP leaders, including Advani and others in the case.
Kaul told the division bench of the Top Court that there are two trials going on in the case simultaneously one in Rai Bareliey and the other one in Lucknow.