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A special CBI court in Panchkula will pronounce the quantum of punishment for Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and four others in connection with the murder of his former manager Ranjit Singh in 2002. On October 8, Dera Sacha Sauda chief and four others were found guilty and convicted for the murder of Ranjit Singh in 2002 by the special CBI court.
Nearly twenty-eight years after the Babri Masjid was demolished, the Special CBI court on Wednesday acquitted all 32 accused in the case, including former deputy prime minister LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Kalyan Singh and Uma Bharti. The accused were acquitted citing "lack of evidence'' against them for hatching the alleged conspiracy. The court also observed that the 1992 demolition was not "pre-planned." Advani, Joshi and Uma Bharti were earlier accused of hatching the conspiracy that led to the demolition of the 15th-century mosque in December 1992. They attended the proceedings via video conferencing. 26 out of 32 accused were present in the court, including Sadhvi Ritambhara, Sakshi Maharaj, Vinay Katiyar and Champat Rai Bansal.
Video: Babri Masjid demolition case verdict to be pronounce today, LK Advani, Uma Bharti, MM Joshi named as accused
Twenty-eight years after the demolition of Babri Masjid in Uttar Pradesh's Ayodhya on December 6, 1992, a special CBI court will pronounce its verdict in this case. The case is significant because senior BJP leaders like LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Uma Bharti are named as key accused in this case.
A special CBI court hearing the Babri mosque demolition case will pronounce its judgment on September 30. Special CBI court judge SK Yadav has directed all accused to remain present in the court on the day of judgment. Prominent among the 32 accused are former deputy prime minister LK Advani and BJP leaders M M Joshi, Kalyan Singh, Uma Bharti and Vinay Katiyar.
LK Advani deposed before the special CBI court in Lucknow Advani recorded his statement via video link in the Babri mosque demolition case. BJP leader's statement was recorded through video conferencing in the court of special Judge S K Yadav On Thursday, the court recorded the statement of BJP veteran Murli Manohar Joshi