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Fresh moves for settlement of Ayodhya row

Ayodhya Oct. 22. S.A. Rizvi, a managing committee member of the newly-formed Ayodhya Jama Masjid Trust met chief of the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas, Mahant Nrtiya Gopal Das, here today. Mr. Rizvi told reporters that he was invited by the Mahant.Healso went to Karsevakpuram here housing the VHP central office.

``It would be my endeavour to arrive at an amicable settlement of the Ayodhya dispute and pave way for the construction of Ram Janmabhoomi temple on acquired land while a new Jama Masjid could be constructed at a suitable place elsewhere in Faizabad district,'' he said.

Mr. Rizvi said Mahant Das has suggested that sustained efforts should be made to resolve the temple tangle through dialogue for which the trust would convene a meeting of Hindu and Muslim religious leaders in the near future. — PTI

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