With new cracks in the judiciary, will politics reclaim its hold on Ayodhya issue?

Ashwini Tallur and Satya Prasoon, associates at CLPR, discussed the role of the Supreme Court as a conflict manager, in The Print on 8th Feb 2018. The context for this article was the Babri-Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi case (Ayodhya matter) that was heard on the same day. They proposed that the Supreme Court’s decision to tag this case as a title dispute, and have it move through the appeal process like any other title dispute, has helped establish its legitimacy as a neutral entity which has avoided populist measures and instead employed the tools available to the Judiciary to resolve this conflict.

 

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, 'With new cracks in the judiciary, will politics reclaim its hold on Ayodhya issue?' (08 Feb 2018) <https://theprint.in/opinion/lets-not-forget-top-court-acted-as-a-safety-valve-in-a-critical-dispute-like-ayodhya/34131/> accessed on 20 Sep 2019