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.
The statement came amid some news reports referring to Iqbal Preet Singh Sahota, who has been given additional charge of Punjab's police chief.
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.
In a first in West Bengal, sex racket of an alleged follower of rape convict Saccha Dera Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was busted in Burra Bazaar area of Kolkata on Friday.
The new tribe of spiritual gurus-turned-entrepreneurs is tapping the world-wide rejection of processed foods; global wellness industry pegged at $3.4 trillion.
All these judgments are significant in their own manner as some of them come from the apex court and has the final power to interpret the law of the country.
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.