On last Friday, self-acclaimed spiritual guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was convicted of raping two female followers of his without their consent. The shameful incident has happened in the year 2002, say due to his influence of power or loopholes of our judiciary system, the case has been delayed over 15 years.
On late Friday in a court in Panchkula, he was convicted of his heroines crimes. After conviction, he was taken to a helicopter to Rohtak and been arrested on the ground of rapist. He was initially taken to a jail in the local vicinity and further shifted to a prison in the evening by special armed forces.
As soon as news of his conviction flashed on all media outlets, thousands of his blind followers went into denial and gathered near Panchkula with significant signs of aggressive protest. Afterwards, they erupt in violence, setting fires, toppling vehicles, clashing with police and ransacked the whole place to ruins. It doesn’t stop there only, slowly it has spread to the nearby area also. The reputation of the incident has affected over more than 3 major states of the country. A sudden outburst of his blind followers have left 36 dead and over 250 injured in the rampage.
It has been reported that a total of seven people, including five Z-plus security police personals and two private security guards are been arrested for obstructing government duty, assaulting a government personal and involvement in provoking a riot on Friday.
Those five Haryana based police personals include head constable (HC) Ajay, Exempted Head Constable Vijay Singh, constable Ram Singh, Sub-Inspector (SI) Balwan Singh and constable Krishan Kumar.And two private personals are Pritam Singh and Sukhbir. They all have been arrested and a local court has ordered them to remain in police custody for next seven days.
As the verdict was pronounced and culprit Gurmeet Ram Rahim is taken out of the court premises by police personals, sources said the all of the seven body guards try to manhandled the police personals and staffs which have Ram Rahim in custody. After their failed attempt to get to the spiritual guru, allegedly they called someone from their mobiles and ordered them to go on a rampage. Which has led to day long riot in Haryana, borders of Delhi, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab.
Courts in Punjab and Haryana has strictly ordered that all the damages caused by the provoke rampage by followers of acclaimed guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim will be reimbursed by confiscating properties of Dera Sacha Sauda. Haryana government have also sealed over 36 Dera Ashrams located in the areas including Kaithal, Ambala and even Kurukshetra.