Panchkula Has Become a Warzone After Dera Chief Ram Rahim Found Guilty
The much-awaited verdict has come to light after a decade. But after the verdict, the situation got worst. At least 32 individuals have been slaughtered and more than 350 people injured. Needless to mention, Panchkula has already transformed into a virtual battleground after Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the leader of Dera Sacha Sauda was found guilty of rape by none other than CBI court today. The supporters of the spiritual leader have done vandalism in the three states. It is reported that the rebels torched at least a power grid, petrol pumps, and two railway stations in Haryana. Two buses have set on fire and a train has also been torched in Anand Vihar. Media persons have even been attacked badly. The claim of the government of keeping the conditions under control has already fallen flat. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh faces 10 years in custody since the prey was a minor when she was sexually assaulted.
Supporters of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmit Ram Rahim pelted stones on Friday and also broke the barricades after the conviction of their chief in the rape case. Following this riot, police also fired water cannon and tear gas at the same time. Here are some of the top developments:
The Godman-Turned-Actor Found Guilty:
On Friday, CBI court held the Dera Sacha Sauda leader Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh responsible for sexually exploiting and raping two lady disciples.
Supporters of Dera Attacked Media Persons:
Enraged supporters of Dera attacked journalists and media vehicles at the same time after the CBI court found Singh guilty based on the allegation of a sad.
Police Throwed Tear Gas to the Dera Followers:
Supporters of Singh pelted stones as well as broke barriers after the verdict. And this incident compelled the police to throw tear gas towards the followers. In addition to this, police even fired in the air for controlling the situation.
350 Injured and 32 Dead
Furious supporters were destroying media vehicles and hurling stones after hearing the verdict. At least 32 people dead and 350 injured.
As Dera supporters go on riots after the conviction of the Dera leader, Police levies curfew in Panchkula, Mansa, Bathinda, and Muktsar. In the meantime, 10 individuals wounded in fierce protests were shifted to the hospital in Panchkula.
Army Positioned in Panchkula:
Six extra Army have been positioned in Panchkula following the conviction of Ram Rahim Singh.
The Chief Minister of Punjab Briefs Rajnath Singh:
Amarinder Singh, the CM of Punjab briefed Rajnath Singh about the condition in the state and also assured that he won’t let anybody to disturb the peace.
The Chief Minister of Haryana has asked the people to maintain law and order and assured that everything will be on the track shortly.