Dwarka (Gujarat) – The Sunni Waqf Board had filed a petition in the Gujarat High Court claiming two islands on the island of Beyt (Bet) Dwarka, a Holy pilgrimage place for Hindus. The petition was dismissed by the Court. There are 8 small islands in the cluster of Beyt Dwarka Island.
#Gujarat:🚨 Waqf Board has filled an application in High Court & claimed the ownership of 2 islands in Bet Dwarka in Devbhoomi Dwarka.
The Court rejected the application & said,“Are you aware of what you are saying? How can Waqf Board claim ownership of land in Krishnanagari?’
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The Waqf Board had claimed in the petition that they own two islands on Beyt Dwarka. The Court asked, “Are you aware of what you are saying ? How can the Waqf Board claim ownership of land in the city of Shrikrushna ?”
Beyt Dwarka was the abode of Shrikrushna when He ruled Dwarka. It is a 30 minutes ride by boat from Okha. 7,000 families live on this island, of which, 6,000 families are Muslims.