1. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh verdict: Haryana declares gazetted holiday, Section 144 imposed in Punjab

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh verdict: Haryana declares gazetted holiday, Section 144 imposed in Punjab

As the verdict in a sexual exploitation case against Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Insaan is likely to be pronounced on August 25 by a special CBI court in Panchkula, Haryana and Punjab governments are making all possible efforts to avoid any untoward incident occurring in the states.

By: | Published: August 23, 2017 10:37 PM
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As the verdict in a sexual exploitation case against Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Insaan is likely to be pronounced on August 25 by a special CBI court in Panchkula, Haryana and Punjab governments are making all possible efforts to avoid any untoward incident occurring in the states. Ahead of the verdict, the Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar-led Haryana government has declared a gazetted holiday in all the government offices and educational institutes of the state. The Amarinder Singh-led Punjab government has imposed Section 144 in the state. Along with it, the government has also declared to keep all the schools and colleges of the state to remain closed on August 25, as per news agency ANI. Days before the likely date of verdict, the states have beefed up security measures. All the schools in Panchkula have also been ordered to remain closed on August 24 and 25. The order is applicable to all government, private, technical, aided and unaided education institutes of the city, said the report.

Along with it, the authorities in Punjab are reportedly making every effort to ensure that law and order is maintained in the region with security stepped in Ludhiana and other areas. Security forces in Haryana and Punjab have been reportedly taking out flag marches at many sensitive places. Haryana government has already clamped prohibitory orders in all its districts as a precautionary measure. Police have set up barricades at several places in the two states, besides their common capital Chandigarh, where security has been further tightened ahead of the court verdict.

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A case was registered against Dera chief Singh in 2002 by the CBI on the directions of the Punjab and Haryana High Court after anonymous letters were circulated about alleged sexual exploitation of two female followers, as per a PTI report. Singh was accused of raping them inside the Dera campus on the outskirts of Sirsa town in Haryana. A charge sheet in the case was filed by the CBI in 2007. However, the Dera chief has denied these charges.

  1. rakhi sawant
    Aug 24, 2017 at 12:40 pm
    Stupid people...To mantain law and order, do they even have an idea how much the Govt have to spend every day? How much money is literally going down the drains just to curb a riot like situation? These blockheads who have nothing to eat, will change their guru if lured with more money. ^$les should have been shot. And isnt there a procedure where the authorities can keep the court name and place confidential? Is it mandatory to disclose the place of verdict in these cases? Just asking.
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    1. Rose Paadliyakar
      Aug 24, 2017 at 7:53 am
      Since it is necessary (???) to have some religious prophets in any civilized society, Government agencies including UPSC etc. can hold an All India Examinations for the WANNA-BE Religious Heads, to certify them. It surprising, that most false parasitic prophets from other religion have been terminated in the last decade. However, many have risen from nowhere in India. Now it is war between the EVIL GOOD, and should be staged in KUREKSHETRA. And be aware, that all religion civilizations are based on socially acceptable magic rituals. They are necessary to some extent, to save the followers of any particular religion from astral attack from followers of religion in conflict. There are some saints, who have greater control over magical realms are presently in hibernation, due to threats from similar religious crooks parasites. They will also welcome the ALL INDIA EXAMINATION CERTIFICATION, so they too can get involved in such affairs without any fear. Strangely, since the M
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