A CBI special court on Friday held the controversial Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh guilty of raping and sexually exploiting two female disciples. The recent updates are as follows:
1: 32 killed 350 injured in Panchkula (Haryana) in Firing By Securities Forces.
2: 3 people arrested in Delhi.
3: Section 144 imposed in Noida, Ghaziabad, Shamli, Bhagpat and Muzaffarnagar following violence by Dera followers.
4: No proof attackers were Dera supporters, we will appeal to the High Court: Dera spokesperson.
5: Panchkula turned into an active war zone after RamRahimSingh was convicted in a rape case the death toll has risen to 17 now.
6: The death toll rises to 15. The number of people, who suffered injuries, has increased to 200 now.
7: Punjab, Haryana to submit report to High Court tomorrow by 11 AM.
8: 13 dead in Panchkula and 200 injured in Dera violence.
9: Court orders confiscation of all property and assets owned by Dera Chief.
10: 2 buses, 2 train coaches of the Rewa Express have been set ablaze at Anand Vihar Railway Station in Delhi.
11: 11 people have been killed in the violence since RamRahimSingh verdict.
12: Rajnath Singh says he is going to brief PM Modi on current riots in Panchkula, Sirsa and several other areas in Haryana.
13: Ram Rahim Singh arrives in #Rohtak by special chopper
14: Chief Minister of Haryana mlkhattar tweets ‘Strict action will be taken against those who try to disrupt peace’.
15:The hospitals in Panchkula are flooded with people who were injured in the violence.
16: Dera followers have gone on a rampage, outdoor broadcast vans of media houses have been attacked.
17: A govt building in Mansa set on fire; At least 8 people have died and over 200 injured in the ongoing riots in Panchkula.
18: Supporters attempt to set Panchkula Income Tax Office on fire.
19: Three killed in Panchkula protest
20: Massive plumes of smoke seen in Panchkula; Delhi too put on high alert after violence by Dera goons.
21: Ram Rahim Singh air lifted in a special chopper to Rohtak.
22: Two police stations have been set on fire by rioters of the convicted Dera chief supporters. Around three media OB Vans damaged, heavy lathi charge, teargas being used by security personnel.
23: Many hurt in violence after Ram Rahim Singh convicted by Panchkula’s Special CBI Court
24: Stone pelting has been reported in Sirsa by angry Dera Sacha Sauda supporters
25: Trial court judge Jagdeep Singh announced the verdict amid unprecedented security here. The sentence will be pronounced by the court on Monday (August 28)
Violence and damage to public property after court verdict is highly condemnable; appeal to all citizens to maintain peace #PresidentKovind
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) August 25, 2017