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Tushar Gandhi on Ayodhya verdict: If Godse tried today, he would have been ‘murderer and patriot’

This is how Mahatma Gandhi's great-grandson Tushar Gandhi reacted to the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya title suit which cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya.

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Tushar Gandhi is the great-grandson of Mahatma Gandhi (in pic). (Express archive photo)

If Mahatma Gandhi assassination case was retried by the supreme court today, the verdict would have been Nathuram Godse being a “murderer but also patriot.”

This is how Mahatma Gandhi’s great-grandson Tushar Gandhi reacted to the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya title suit which cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya.

“If the Gandhi Murder case was retried by the Supreme Court today, the verdict would have been Nathuram Godse is a Murderer but he is also a Desh Bhakt,” Gandhi said in a tweet issued from his official twitter account @TusharG.

In another set of tweets, he said, “Please all is not justice” and “Please all is politics.”

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“Once the Ayodhya Judgement is read out can we please revert back to the real issues that plague our nation. Please,” Gandhi tweeted.

In a unanimous verdict, the SC on Saturday paved the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya, and directed the Centre to allot an alternative 5-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a new mosque at a “prominent” place in the holy town in Uttar Pradesh.