New Delhi | Amid the recent political scenario surrounding the Ayodhya Ram Janmabhoomi- Babri Masjid issue, Samajwadi Party chief and Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has asked the Supreme Court to deploy paramilitary forces in Ayodhya as a precautionary measure.
Speaking to reporters, Yadav alleged that the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) neither believes in the top court nor the Constitution of India. He further added that the with the current political environment in Ayodhya and Uttar Pradesh, the Supreme Court should take notice of it and bring the army if necessary.
BJP does not believe in either SC or constitution. BJP can go to any extent. The kind of environment there is in UP, especially in Ayodhya, the Supreme Court should take notice of it and bring army if necessary: Former UP CM Akhilesh Yadav #RamTemple pic.twitter.com/dil0rtYHVA
— ANI (@ANI) November 23, 2018
Earlier on the occasion of the annual Dusshera Rally in Mumbai, Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray had announced his visit to Ayodhya on 25 November. Attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP he said,“Either build the Ram temple at Ayodhya or declare it is a ‘jumla’, I will go there on 25 November.” Meanwhile, the Supreme Court on 29 October adjourned the hearing of the decade-old Ramjanmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute till January 2019.