Dera Conviction Live: CBI judge Jagdeep Singh reaches Sonaria jail

 

Sirsa, August 28:  A 'youth brigade' was formed several days ahead of the verdict in the rape case against the Dera Sacha Sauda chief to "trigger violence" in Punjab if the judgement goes against Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, a senior Punjab Police official said today.  The plan to "indulge in arson and rioting" in Punjab was found during an investigation conducted by the Punjab Police. Following the conviction of Ram Rahim, there were 28 incidents of arson, besides damage to state, central government offices or properties in seven districts of the Malwa region in Punjab.

These are the live updates so far: 

-Special CBI judge Jagdeep Singh reaches Rohtak's Sonaria jail for quantum of sentence hearing of Ram Rahim Singh

-Gurmeet Ram RahimSingh 's lawyer SK Narwana reaches makeshift court in Rohtak Jail ahead of quantum of sentence hearing

-Haryana Police patrolling in Rohtak ahead of quantum of sentence hearing of #RamRahimSingh

-Jail sources say this made Baba furious & he threatened taking names of CM & ministers but police took stand&didn't let her stay: S Mahajan

-Daughter accompanied him in chopper. She stayed in jail for 2.5 hrs after which jail DG objected&she was taken away: S Mahajan, Journalist

-So he be given attendant.Court said it's outside jurisdiction&authorities can permit only if she(daughter Honeypreet) is wiling: S Mahajan

-Probed&found after Baba( #RamRahimSingh) was convicted, lawyers filed plea,stating his medical conditions: Sanjiv Mahajan, Journalist

-Visuals of security close to Rohtak's Sunaria jail, ahead of sentencing of #DeraSachaSauda Chief Ram Rahim Singh #Haryana

-Visuals of security close to Rohtak's Sunaria jail, ahead of sentencing of #DeraSachaSauda Chief Ram Rahim Singh

-Spl CBI judge leaves from Panchkula,expected to reach Rohtak within 40 min.Court proceedings at Sonaria jail to begin at 2:30