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Jailed Dera Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim stares at more troubles
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Jailed Dera Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim stares at more troubles

Chandigarh: A CBI Court yesterday sentenced self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh to 20 years in jail and fined him Rs. 30 lakh for raping two disciples, saying he acted like a “wild beast” and didn’t even spare his “pious” followers. CBI Court Judge Jagdeep Singh, who was flown to the District Jail in Haryana’s…

Ram Rahim sentencing: Arguments on, order at 4 pm
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Ram Rahim sentencing: Arguments on, order at 4 pm

Rohtak (Haryana): A CBI Court headed by Special Judge Jagdeep Singh will shortly pronounce the quantum of punishment to Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the chief of Dera Sacha Sauda, who was convicted of rape on August 25. The Judge was flown into the Special Courtroom setup inside the Sunaria Jail in a helicopter where proceedings…

Army Enters Ram Rahim’s Headquarters
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Army Enters Ram Rahim’s Headquarters

New Delhi: To bring law and order situation under control, Army and Paramilitary Forces have entered the premises of Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters in Haryana’s Sirsa this morning. At least 30 people were killed and over 250 injured when frenzied supporters went on a rampage after a special CBI court convicted the Dera chief Gurmeet…

Dera’s Mysuru Ashrama out of bounds for visitors
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Dera’s Mysuru Ashrama out of bounds for visitors

Mysuru: An eerie silence prevails at the Dera Sacha Sauda Ashrama in Mysuru as a few followers of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh were present at the complex ever since the verdict was to come out from the Special CBI Court yesterday. Even after the verdict that convicted the spiritual guru was…

Dadagiri of Babagiri…!
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Dadagiri of Babagiri…!

The first time I heard of Dera Sacha Sauda was in 2008 when Mysuru Assistant Commissioner issued notice to the sect for violating the Karnataka Land Revenue Act. The sect had bought agricultural land in Kalasthawadi village near Siddalingapura on  Bengaluru-Mysuru highway and built huge structures without alienating the land. Interestingly, back then the Dera…

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