The Congress, which sank into political insignificance in the Hindi heartland in the last three decades after it got caught in the Mandal (social justice) versus Kamandal (Hindutva) narrative, appeared to be circumspect and wary of the political fallout of the verdict especially since it was a unanimous one.
Ayodhya Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid Case Verdict: A five-judge Constitution bench, earlier today, passed a unanimous judgment on the disputed land in Ayodhya allotting the land to the Ramjanmabhoomi Trust, adding that an alternative piece of five acres of land would be allotted to the Muslims for a mosque.
His remarks came after senior Congress leaders, under the guidance of AK Antony, met in Delhi to discuss the strategy and preparation for the upcoming Assembly elections in Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, and Maharashtra.
The Congress Monday hit out at the BJP-ruled Uttar Pradesh government over “rising” incidents of atrocities on women and Dalits in the state. It also alleged that the “anti-Dalit mentality” of the saffron party was responsible for the failure of law and order in the northern state. Tagging a PTI report on the alleged rape […]