In 2017, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was sentenced to jail for 20 years for raping two of his disciples. Punjab Police has left for Sunaria jail to question him in the Guru Granth Sahib theft case.
He has been named as the main conspirator in the case which dates back to 2002.
The self-styled godman and four others have been convicted for the murder of former Dear manager Ranjith Singh in July 2002. The quantum of punishment will be announced on Oct 12.
In 2015, the CBI had registered a case against Ram Rahim and others in connection with the castration case on a directive, issued by the Punjab and Haryana High Court in 2014.
The chargesheet claimed that the CBI inspected halls and rooms of the “very old” building with oval-shaped brick roof with iron girders
Ram Rahim's conviction on August 25, 2017, had led to violence in Panchkula and Sirsa, leaving 41 people dead and over 260 injured.
"Tell them that they are in power because of us."
He was reportedly hiding inside the Dera Sacha Sauda complex and had shifted to multiple locations after Ram Rahim was jailed.
An NGO has alleged that girls and women were kept at the "university" for 14 years and more.
If 2016 saw a trail of death and destruction following the Jat quota stir, 2017 was no different.
The violence had erupted in Panchkula and Sirsa, the Dera headquarters, which claimed 41 lives--six died in Sirsa--and left nearly 200 injured on August 25.
On August 28, a CBI court awarded 20-year-imprisonment to Ram Rahim Singh for the rape and criminal intimidation of two 'Sadhvis'
A special CBI court on August 28 had sentenced Ram Rahim Singh to 20 years in prison after his conviction in two rape cases.
Reportedly, Honeypreet is likely to surrender before a court today after being on the run for over a month.
Reportedly, Honeypreet is likely to surrender before a court on Tuesday after being on the run for over a month.
Earlier, a lookout notice was issued against Honeypreet by the police and the Haryana police raided her premises in New Delhi today.
The police reached A-9 Greater Kailash on Tuesday morning in the search of the Dera Chief's daughter but were unable to find her.
CBI Judge Jagdeep Singh had pronounced two sentences of 10 years rigorous imprisonment in each of the two cases that date back to 2002.
Besides Honeypreet, the police may also take similar action against Aditya Insan and Pawan Insan, key Dera functionaries who are on the run.
Vishwas Gupta also said that his former wife is not Ram Rahim's adopted daughter an dno legal adoption was ever done.
Gupta denied claims made by Insan and Rahim and dubbed the concerned news as sham.