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India Temple Dispute

Residents light firecrackers to celebrate the verdict in a decades-old land title dispute between Muslims and Hindus, in Ayodhya, India , Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. India's Supreme Court on Saturday ruled in favor of a Hindu temple on a disputed religious ground and ordered that alternative land be given to Muslims to build a mosque. The dispute over land ownership has been one of the country's most contentious issues. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

Photos: How India reacted to landmark Ayodhya verdict

In a unanimous judgment, a five-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Saturday allotted the disputed Ayodhya land to the Ramjanmabhoomi Trust. It ordered the allotment of an alternative piece of five acres of land to the Muslims for a mosque. Here is how the country reacted to this landmark verdict, in pictures. (Credit: Indian Express, Getty, AP, Reuters and other agencies)