Written Submissions produced during Final Arguments - Index

Below are written submission relied upon by various parties during final arguments. Note that this is not a complete collection of submissions on the record. The submissions are organised according to the party who produced them.


Recall that the Court adopted the following numbering system for the original suits:

Original suit number 1 = Gopal Singh Visharad

Original suit number 3 = Nirmohi Akhara

Original suit number 4 = Sunni Central Board of Waqfs, U.P. (Sunni Waqf Board)

Original suit number 5 = Shri Ram Virajman (represented by 'next friend' D.N. Agarwal)

 

Nirmohi Akhara

  1. Rejoinder Arguments, relied upon by Sr. Adv. S.K. Jain on 3.10.2019

 

Shri Ram Virajman

  1. Note on Res Judicata, relied upon by Sr. Adv. K. Parasaran on 3.10.2019
  2. Submissions on Land as a Juristic Entity, relied upon by Sr. Adv. K. Parasaran on 3.10.2019
  3. Submissions on Limitation in Suit 5, relied upon by Sr. Adv. K. Parasaran on 3.10.2019
  4. Rejoinder Arguments, relied upon by Sr. Adv. C.S. Vaidyanathan on 3.10.2019
  5. Excerpt from Bhagavada Gita, relied upon by Sr. Adv. K. Parasaran on 3.10.2019
  6. Submission regarding Suit 4, relied upon by Sr. Adv. K. Parasaran on 15.10.2019
  7. Submissions on the Existence of a Temple Beneath, relied on by Sr. Adv. C.S. Vaidyanathan on 16.10.2019

 

Sunni Waqf Board

If no date is listed, then we do not know on which days during oral arguments it was relied upon.

  1. Articles published in the Journal of Indian Law Institute, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  2. Note on Conclusions derived from Pleadings in Suit 3, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  3. Evidence showing user of Babri Mosque between 1934 and 1949, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  4. Misc. Note on Temples and Sadachara, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  5. Convenience Compilation of Exhibits, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  6. Notes on Response filed on 14.10.2019, relied upon by Sr. Advs. R. Dhavan and M. Arora
  7. Compilation in Response to Submissions made by P.N. Mishra & H.S. Jain, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  8. List of Travellers Accounts & Gazzetteers, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  9. Note on Planned Descration of Mosque, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  10. Preliminary Submission on Case Law, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  11. Compilation of Cases on Parens Patriae Case Law, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  12. Note on Clarity of Pleadings, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  13. Report by Pleader Commissioner Khan in Suit 1, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan
  14. Compilation on English Law, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 02.09.2019
  15. Compilation on English Law 2, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 02.09.2019
  16. Compilation of Cases on Res Nullius, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 02.09.2019
  17. Note on Methodology used by High Court, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 02.09.2019
  18. Summary Note on Preliminary Submissions, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 02.09.2019 & 03.09.2019
  19. Summary Note on Submissions in Reply to Suit 3, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 04.09.2019
  20. Response to Exhibits relied upon by Nirmohi Akhara, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan, bet. 04.09.2019 & 13.9.2019
  21. Response to Submissions made by Nirmohi Akhara, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan, bet. 04.09.2019 & 13.9.2019
  22. Note on Witness Statements in Suit 3, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan, bet. 04.09.2019 &13.9.2019
  23. Books on Principles of Equity, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 05.09.2019
  24. Compilation of Judgments on the Meaning of 'Belonging To', relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 05.09.2019
  25. Note on Continuous Wrong, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 05.09.2019 and 11.09.2019
  26. Compilation on Shebait [file too large], relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 05.09.2019 and 11.09.2019
  27. Note on Case Law: Illegal Acts cannot be the Foundation of Rights [file too large], relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 11.09.2019
  28. Case Law on Continuous Wrong, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 11.09.2019
  29. Note on Juristic Personality of Idols and Area, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 17.09.2019
  30. Compilation on Hindu Law I, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 23.09.2019 and 24.09.2019
  31. Compilation on Hindu Law II, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 23.09.2019 and 24.09.2019
  32. Compilation on Dharmasastras, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 24.09.2019
  33. Compilation of Judgments regarding Chidambaram Temple, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 24.09.2019
  34. Submission in Reply to Suit 1, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 24.09.2019
  35. Note on Interpretation of Rule 10(A) read w/ Rule 10(2) of Order 26 CPC, relied upon by Sr. Adv. M. Arora on 25.09.2019 and 27.09.2019.
  36. Note on Stratigraphy - Pt. 1, relied on by Sr. Adv. M. Arora on 25.09.2019
  37. Note on Stratigraphy - Pt. 2, relied on by Sr. Adv. M. Arora on 25.09.2019
  38. Reply to Submissions of C.S. Vaidyanathan on Existence of Demolished Temple, relied on by Sr. Adv. M. Arora on 25.09.2019
  39. Reply to the Submissions of C.S. Vaidyanathan, relied upon by Sr. Adv. M. Arora on 26.09.2019 and 27.09.2019.
  40. Response to Arguments and their Applicability on Both Sides, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 04.10.2019
  41. Note on Title, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 04.10.2019 and 14.10.2019
  42. Compilation of Cases on the Issue of Title, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 04.10.2019 and 14.10.2019
  43. Summary Note on Suite 4, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 04.10.2019 and 14.10.2019
  44. Note on Title and Doctrine of Lost Grant, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 14.10.2019
  45. Compilation of Judgments on Doctrine of Lost Grant, relied upon by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 14.10.2019
  46. Note in Response to Queries, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 14.10.2019
  47. Note on Limitation and Adverse Possession, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 14.10.2019
  48. Note on the Issue of Waqf, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 14.10.2019
  49. Compilation of Judgments on Waqf, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 14.10.2019
  50. Response to Reply in Suit 4, relied on by Sr. Adv. R. Dhavan on 16.10.2019

 

(Written submissions obtained by Sanya Talwar, Avinash Amarnath and Abhishek Sankritik)