Supreme Court issues contempt notice to Prof N Shanmugam for allegedly threatening Sr. advocate Dhavan for representing Muslim parties.
RD: Of course they are. Is this a temple my lords?
There were about 30 mosques destroyed in Delhi and Nehru ordered whatever you do, please restore them back. That was the stand of Union of India at that time.
So this is a sequence starting in March (1949). A planned attack on 22.12.1949
Bobde: What is the argument on swayambhu. I'll read their pleadings.
RD: Why have they filed this case? because they are impatient. We want the property back and it is not being given. By property they say it is meant management.
(Pointing to the reliefs claimed in Suit 3) What do they want is management and charge.
RD: And of course everything depends on one factor, that is limitation.
Post lunch session.
Bench has assembled.
Senior advocate Rajeev Dhavan resumes his submissions for Sunni Waqf Board.
Dhavan: It was stayed.
Dr. Dhavan is reading out the plaint in Suit No. 4.