Chief of Ayodhya’s Nirmohi Akhada and oldest litigant in Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri Masjid case, Mahant Bhaskar Das, passed away this morning. He was 88. He was admitted to Faizabad’s Harshan Heart institute four days back following a heart attack. He died at 3 am this morning.
Bhaskar Das was the chief claimant of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya and had filed the claim in 1959.
From the Babri Masjid side, the oldest litigant claimant, Hashim Ansari passed away in July last year. He too died of heart ailment.