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Ravidas temple demolition: BJP and AAP call each other ‘divisive’

At a specially convened press conference, BJP general secretary Bhupender Yadav, with party vice-president Dushyant Gautam, the in-charge of Delhi, maintained the Centre did not have any role in the demolition.

Explained: How politics has driven Delhi's Ravidas temple row full circle

Ravidas temple row: With elections looming, the Centre has changed its stand — the temple demolished on Tughlaqabad's forest land in August is set to return.


SC accepts Centre’s revised offer of 400 sq mt land for Ravidas temple

A bench of justices Arun Mishra and S Ravindra Bhat was Monday told by Attorney General K K Venugopal that the Centre has revised its offer from 200 sq mt area for the temple to 400 sq mt keeping in view the faith and sentiments of the devotees.

SC agrees to Centre's land offer for construction of Ravidas temple in Delhi

As per the memorandum of settlement submitted to the SC, the area permitted for worship will be enclosed by a boundary fence and will have a gate for entry. It states that no encroachment will be allowed outside the boundary.

Ravidas temple demolition protest: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad gets bail

On August 21, the Bhim Army, led by its chief Azad, led a march in Tughlakabad against the Supreme Court-mandated demolition of Ravidas Temple, following which police picked up 96 protesters.

Ravidas temple row: SC asks parties to come with amicable solution for alternate site

The court had earlier questioned the maintainability of a plea asking as to how could it entertain the petition filed under Article 32 of the Constitution seeking permission to construct a temple demolished on its orders.


BJP acted like Babur on Ravidas temple, says AAP; Goel hits back

The temple was demolished on August 10 following a Supreme Court order, triggering widespread protests by followers of the Bhakti movement saint across India.

Delhi govt writes to DDA on Ravidas temple: ‘Denotify forest land on which temple was built’

Move may allow temple to be rebuilt on original site

Ravidas temple row: SAD forms 7-member panel to hold discussions with Centre

SAD Wednesday formed a seven-member committee to hold discussions with the Union government to facilitate restoration of the Guru Ravidas temple at Tughlaqabad to the satisfaction of the Ravidasia community.

Haryana Congress chief, another former MP move Supreme Court for rebuilding Ravidas temple

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal Tuesday said that Union Home Minister Amit Shah has assured the party that the Centre would sympathetically consider its appeal to reconstruct the Guru Ravidas temple at its original location in Tughlakhabad.