Ahead of the hearing of two separate murder cases against Dera Sacha Sauda Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, security has been tightened in Panchkula.
Around 41 Paramilitary companies, 4 Army columns, police of 4 districts, a SWAT team and a dog squad have been deployed for search of the Dera headquarter in Sirsa.
Sirsa : Dera violence does not seem to come to an end even after tight security arrangements by administration. In a recent update, a mediaperson was beaten up and robbed in Haryana.
The quantum of sentence, which could range from seven years to a life term, will be pronounced on August 28. The Dera chief has been taken into custody.
Dera Sacha Sauda followers have started reaching the sect’s Sector-23 based Naam Charcha Ghar three days ahead of the verdict in rape case against the chief, Gurmeet Ram Rahim.