Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court Wednesday
extended till May 31 the status quo on the implementation on its September 30 order on the Ayodhya title suits.
While extending the status quo, a special Lucknow full
bench of the court comprising justices S U Khan, Sudhir
Agarwal and V K Dixit reserved its order on three review
petitions filed by local lawyer M Ismail Farooqui.
Farooqui had moved petitions seeking review in the
judgement on the suits of Rajendra Singh, Nirmohi Akhara and
Bhagwan Ram Lala Virajman.
The court had earlier extended the status quo till
In its September 30 order, the court had provided
three months time for filing the appeal while directing that
the judgement shall not be operative for three months from
The court had ruled by a majority verdict that the
disputed land in Ayodhya be divided equally into three parts
among Hindus and Muslims and that the place where the
makeshift temple of Lord Ram exists belongs to Hindus.
The next sitting of the full bench will take place on