Accept SC's verdict on Ayodhya as democratic: Gadkari

Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari (PTI Photo)

Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday appealed to people to accept the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya issue as India is a democratic country.

The apex court on Saturday cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya and directed the Centre to allot a 5-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a mosque.

Follow live updates of Supreme Court's verdict on Ayodhya

"As people of this democratic country all should accept the decision taken by the supreme court on Ayodhya. We all have faith in the judiciary. People should maintain peace and harmony," he told reporters.

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