New Delhi, July 18 : The Supreme Court on Thursday granted more time to Ayodhya mediation panel to continue it’s process and asked it to submit a report on August 1 and fixed the next hearing on August 2nd.
CJI said, “We now fix the date of hearing on August 2nd. We request the mediation committee to inform the outcome of the proceedings as of July 31st.”
A five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi scheduled the next hearing on August 2 to decide future course of action in Ayodhya land dispute case
The mediation panel is headed by retired Justice FM Khalifullah. The other members of the panel are the Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and senior advocate Sriram Panchu, who is a trained mediator.
On March 8, the SC ordered the mediation to seek an amicable resolution of the politically and religiously sensitive land dispute.
On December 6, 1992, the Babri Masjid, constructed at the disputed site in the 16th century by Shia Muslim Mir Baqi, was demolished