- The Haryana govt defended its transfer to free up Dera Sacha Sauda leader Ram Rahim Singh
- “He has been held to blame for hatching a legal conspiracy”, mentioned Singh’s legal professional
- Ram Rahim has been supplied a Z-plus safety duvet because of existence threats from extremists
The Haryana govt on Wednesday defended its transfer to free up Dera Sacha Sauda leader Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on furlough. The Superintendent of Rohtak Prison submitted within the Punjab and Haryana Prime Courtroom that he’s no longer a hardcore prisoner.
“Gurmeet isn’t a ‘hardcore prisoner’, and he has no longer dedicated any prison offense. Additional, it has additionally been averred that he used to be no longer an assailant within the two homicide instances by which he has been discovered to blame and he had no longer done the true killings as he has been held to blame for hatching a legal conspiracy along with his co-accused for those killings,” the HC used to be informed.
The Haryana govt’s reaction got here after the HC issued a understand on a petition difficult the federal government’s choice to free up Ram Rahim on furlough for a length of 3 weeks from February 7 to February 27.
Ram Rahim is right now serving a 20-year prison time period for raping two ladies disciples at his ashram in Sirsa. Ultimate 12 months, he used to be sentenced to existence imprisonment via the CBI court docket, Panchkula within the Ranjit Singh homicide case. In 2019, he used to be additionally convicted for the homicide of a journalist over 16 years in the past.
In the meantime, Ram Rahim has been supplied a Z-plus safety duvet. He has been given the prime safety duvet because of danger to his existence from ‘pro-Khalistan’ extremists, consistent with govt officers.
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