Muslims clerics have reacted strongly to the Supreme Court`s historic judgement, which said that Shariat or Islamic courts have no legal sanctity and the decrees issued by them are not legally binding.
Anticipating that substantial funds
will be required for contesting the Ayodhya case in the Supreme Court against the Allahabad High Ccourt verdict, All India Muslim Personal Law Board is seeking donations from community members.
The Executive Committee of AIMPLB meet at the weekend is expected to decide move the Supreme Court with five
more appeals against the Allahabad High Court judgement on Ram
Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid title issue in Ayodhya.
A model nikahnama, aimed at curbing rising incidences of divorce among Muslims by means of triple utterance of the word "talaq", has abruptly been removed from the website of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB).
A senior member of the AIMPLB Maulana Kalbe Jawwad and Jagatguru Shankaracharya Swaroopanand Saraswati met here to make another attempt to strike a better understanding between Hindus and Muslims on the Ayodhya title suit issue.
Maintaining that the Muslim
community has every right to challenge the Allahabad High
Court judgement in the Ayodhya case, AIMPLB on Friday said it has not closed its door for any negotiations on the issue.
The All India Muslim Personal Law
Board on Saturday condemned the manhandling of a scribe by Maulana
Ahmed Bukhari, the Shahi Imam of Delhi`s Jama Masjid, and his
supporters during a press conference here earlier this week.
BJP on Saturday said the AIMPLB had the right to approach the SC on the Ayodhya title suit verdict but insisted that there was growing opinion among the people that the issue should be resolved through reconciliation and dialogue.