Liberhan Report

The National Urban Employment (100%) Guarantee Scheme citation to Justice M.S. Liberhan for showing that with some planning, Lord Ram could have spent another three years in vanvas.

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Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee speaks in the Lok Sabha during the discussion on the report of Liberhan Commission, in New Delhi.


All India Milli Council activists hold a candle light March to demand action on Liberhan Report at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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"I have no regrets over the demolition of the disputed structure in Ayodhya. No force on earth can stop the Ram Mandir from being constructed at Ayodhya. Both the Hindus and Muslims should be made clearly understood that the temple will be constructed at the site where Lord Ram's idol is placed and no masjid will be allowed to be constructed," said former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Kalyan Singh after the tabling of Liberhan report.

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Home Minister P Chidambaram comes out of the parliament after tabling Liberhan report on the demolition of Babri Masjid in New Delhi. A B Vajpayee and L K Advani head a list of 68 leaders of the Sangh Parivaar and bureaucrats held culpable by the Liberhan Commission for leading the country to the "brink of communal discord" over the Ayodhya issue.

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BJP leaders Atal Bihari Vajpayee, L K Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi have reportedly been indicted by a Commission of Inquiry which was set up 17 years ago to probe the demolition of Babri Masjid. A report in the Indian Express about the findings of the Commission, headed by Justice Liberhan, which was submitted to the government about five months ago, is believed to have called the top three BJP leaders as "pseudo-moderates" holding that Advani and Vajpayee cannot be absolved of their responsibility in the demolition of the disputed structure in Ayodhya on December 6, 1992.

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Leader of the Opposition L K Advani reads a newspaper report on the Liberhan Commission in Lok Sabha, which led to a furore over the issue of an alleged leakage of the report published in the newspaper.

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