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Mohammed Hashim Ansari

Mohammad Hashim Ansari (C), a representative of Babri Masjid Action committee, meeting President of Akhil Bhartiya Akhara Parishad Mahant Gyandas (L) at Hanuman Garhi Temple in Ayodhya. Mohammad Hashim Ansari is the lone surviving petitioner in the Ayodhya title suit case -- filing a case in the court in 1961 for the restoration of the Babri Mosque and is now making efforts for an out-of-court settlement after the Allahabad High Court verdict.

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Long Wait: Mohammed Hashim Ansari, a petitioner in the title suits, is 90. He attended the last namaz at Babri Masjid in 1949.

Jitender Gupta