Exercise caution on Ayodhya issue: Advani to party MPs
With the Allahabad High Court set to deliver its verdict on the Ayodhya title suit next month, senior BJP leader L K Advani Tuesday asked party MPs to "exercise caution" while making statements on the sensitive issue.
New Delhi: With the Allahabad High Court
set to deliver its verdict on the Ayodhya title suit next
month, senior BJP leader L K Advani Tuesday asked party MPs to
"exercise caution" while making statements on the sensitive
"On Ayodhya, L K Advani asked MPs not to make
statements which are against national interest... As a national
political party, we should make statements by exercising
caution when the verdict is delivered," BJP Deputy Leader in
Rajya Sabha S S Ahluwalia said here.
He was briefing reporters on the proceedings of the
BJP Parliamentary Party meeting here.
The Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court is
likely to deliver the verdict on title suits next month.
Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun
Jaitley said the party would launch an agitation on the issue
of enemy properties in the country.
"While we supported a bill on Enemy Properties based
on the Ordinance promulgated by the government, we are opposed
to any amendments aimed at benefiting an individual...we have
already voiced our fears that government could issue a fresh
ordinance based on amendments," Ahluwalia said.
He said out of 2,100 enemy properties in the country,
1,400 are located in Uttar Pradesh. "Out of the 1,400, 1,100
belong to Raja of Mehmoodabad," he said.
During the meeting, which was also attended by BJP
president Nitin Gadkari, BJP Parliamentary Party chairman L K
Advani expressed "satisfaction" on the role of party MPs
during the Monsoon Session which ends today.
"He expressed satisfaction in BJP`s role in protesting
and supporting bills keeping in mind national interest,"
He said Gadkari too "appreciated" the contribution of
MPs during the over month-long session.
With an estimated 82 crore workers in the unorganised
sector, Gadkari informed MPs about plans to set up an
organisation of workers of the sector to be christened
Bharatiya Janata Kamgar Sangh. It will be launched on
September 25 to mark the birth anniversary of Deen Dayal