Cuttack: The Orissa Excessive Court docket on Thursday sought reply from Odisha authorities on the whole controversy surrounding the Bagala Dharmashala land in Puri.
Whereas listening to a petition filed by Bharatiya Janata Occasion’s (BJP) Nationwide Spokesperson, Sambit Patra, the Court docket requested the State authorities to submit a response on Lord Jagannath’s possession on the Bagala Dharmashala land.
The following listening to on the matter has been mounted to be held, together with the opposite petitions filed on the difficulty, on November 2.
Earlier, BJP Nationwide Spokesperson, Sambit Patra had filed a petition within the Orissa Excessive Court docket demanding the Dharmashala land to be introduced again to Lord Jagannath’s possession.
Whereas addressing a presser in Cuttack on September 29, Patra had alleged, “There are discrepancies in that land’s Sabik Report of Rights (Sabik RoR) and Hal Report of Rights (Hal RoR).”
“As per the Sabik RoR, the realm of the Dharmashala land has been talked about as 3 acres and 190 decimal, however surprisingly the realm comes all the way down to 2 acres and 574 decimal within the Hal RoR,” Patra had said.
Senior advocate Pitambar Acharya stated on Thursday, “A brand new truth was offered earlier than Orissa Excessive Court docket. The Odisha authorities had been claiming that the land belongs to the federal government. At the moment, we argued that it’s neither Bagala’s or Odisha authorities’s land, it’s Lord Jagannath’s land.”