A special CBI in Rohtak sealed self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on Monday was sentencing him to 20 years of jail as the controversial guru was found guilty of rape of two women followers in 2002. Ram Rahim was in charged by the court on Friday and has been lodged up in Rohtak jail since.A multi-layer security barrier has been thrown around the Rohtak district jail and security has been beefed up to prevent any untoward incident across Haryana, Punjab and nearby areas.
Police made property damage of worth Rs 23.72 lakh during violence in Sangrur district. The property damaged included power gird, telephone exchange and sewa Kendra. Sangrur Police has also calculated an expenditure of Rs 85.17 lakh for making security arrangements which included expenditure related to paramilitary forces and police force in the district.
After the initial verdict came out on Friday, Dera followers indulged in extensive violence and arson with the state administration subsequently striking curfew in various parts of Haryana and Punjab to control the scuffle mob.