Punjab & Haryana HC dismisses plea claiming man out on parole is Dera chief's 'dummy'; says 'not a movie'
The High Court reportedly said that the courts are not to hear such pleas.
Haryana's Jails Minister Ranjit Chautala said the 30-day parole was granted by the Rohtak Divisional Commissioner on the recommendation of officials concerned.
The court of Justice Raj Mohan Singh also disposed of the plea filed by a Patiala resident who had challenged the furlough granted to Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in February.
Gurugram police has provided a heavy security cover and a large number of policemen are posted at his ashram.
Last year too, the Dera chief had been given emergency parole from sunrise to sunset to meet his ailing mother.
Punjab police SIT team questions Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief for more than 7 hours in sacrilege case
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is currently lodged in Rohtak's Sunaria jail since his conviction in 2017 for raping two disciples.
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is lodged in the Sunaria jail since his conviction in 2017 for raping two of his disciples.
The court had on Friday found Ram Rahim and four others guilty on the charge of murdering his follower Ranjit Singh in 2002.
The verdict was pronounced by CBI Special Judge Sushil Garg in Panckula. The Dera chief is the main accused in the case.
Asaram, who is currently lodged in the Jodhpur Central jail, is facing trial in two sexual assault cases: one in Rajasthan and the other in Gujarat.
Honeypreet shocked to hear of sedition charges, rejects claims of illicit relation with Dera Chief Ram Rahim
Talking to a TV channel in a car at an undisclosed location, she said allegations that she had incited the August 25 violence in Panchkula were untrue.
The adopted daughter of Ram Rahim Singh filed an anticipatory bail in the Delhi High Court in which she mentioned the threat to her life from the drug syndicates.
He claimed that he saw Ram Rahim and Honeypreet in a compromising situation in the dera chief's 'gufa' on the sprawling campus near Sirsa town.
Rakhi Sawant says she will expose Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in a biopic in which she will star as Honeypreet Insan.
The 50-year-old self-styled godman, who boasted of millions of followers, is lodged in Rohtak's Sunaria jail for raping his two disciples.
The special court is hearing the final arguments in former Dera manager's murder case on a day-to-day basis.
Efforts are also on to trace the Dera chief's adopted daughter Honeypreet Insan and Dera spokesman Aditya Insan, against whom a lookout notice was issued earlier.
The police stations of Kapilvastu, Mohana, Shohratgarh and Debarua, whose areas border Nepal, have been alerted.
A Punjab police commando Karamjit Singh, who was part of the Ram Rahim's security was also arrested by Haryana police from Patiala, police said.
The Dera, spread over nearly 800 acres, has been divided into ten zones for the purpose of sanitisation and searches.