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Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was arrested after being accused of rape(HT File Photo)

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh granted parole to meet ailing mother

By Sunil Rahar | Edited by Prashasti Singh, Rohtak
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2021 02:10 PM IST
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is undergoing a 20-year jail sentence for raping two of his followers.
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was lodged in Rohtak's Sunaria jail since 2017(HT File Photo)
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was lodged in Rohtak's Sunaria jail since 2017(HT File Photo)

Gurmeet Ram Rahim taken to Rohtak PGIMS following 'blood pressure fluctuation'

PTI | | Posted by Prashasti Singh, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON MAY 13, 2021 08:48 AM IST
The 53-year-old Dera Sacha Sauda chief would be kept under the observation of a team of doctors in the government hospital, the officials in the prisons department said.
Women and children at Shaheen Bagh, New Delhi, February 11, 2020(PTI)
Women and children at Shaheen Bagh, New Delhi, February 11, 2020(PTI)

Protesters must pay for damage to public property

By Lloyd Mathias
UPDATED ON FEB 24, 2020 07:09 PM IST
India must update the prevention of damage to public property act and use technology to nail down vandals
Officials examine the blast crime scene in Maur Mandi on Wednesday.Photo by(Sanjeev Kumar/HT)
Officials examine the blast crime scene in Maur Mandi on Wednesday.Photo by(Sanjeev Kumar/HT)
Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.(HT Photo)
Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.(HT Photo)

Rudderless Dera Sacha Sauda turns a shadow of former self

By Hitender Rao and Vishal Joshi, Chandigarh/sirsa
UPDATED ON OCT 08, 2019 11:14 PM IST
A man who tried to enter Parliament on Monday allegedly with a knife being whisked away by police .(ANI photo)
A man who tried to enter Parliament on Monday allegedly with a knife being whisked away by police .(ANI photo)

Gurmeet Ram Rahim follower caught trying to enter Parliament with a knife

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2019 12:37 PM IST
The man, sporting black shirt and jeans, has been identified as Sagar Insa. He is a resident of Laxmi Nagar and a follower of Dera Sacha Sauda chief and rape convict Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.
File photo of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.(HT Photo)
File photo of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.(HT Photo)

Ram Rahim’s parole plea withdrawn

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent and agencies
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2019 12:04 AM IST
Ram Rahim Singh’s wife Harjeet Kaur had filed the plea seeking his release on parole for three weeks to take care of his 85-year-old ailing mother Naseeb Kaur.
f Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was sentenced to life for murdering a journalist, Ram Chander Chhatrapati.(HT Photo)
f Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was sentenced to life for murdering a journalist, Ram Chander Chhatrapati.(HT Photo)

Sirsa dera chief’s parole plea rejected

Hindusatn Times,  Rohtak | By Sunil Rahar
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2019 06:54 PM IST
The dera chief’s wife Harjit Kaur had filed the plea in the Punjab and Haryana high court and sought three-week parole for him as his mother, Naseeb Kaur, is scheduled to undergo treatment for a heart ailmenT.
Dera Sacha Sauda head Ram Rahim’s chances of getting a temporary release from the prison rest entirely with the Rohtak divisional commissioner who will finally decide his parole request.(HT File)
Dera Sacha Sauda head Ram Rahim’s chances of getting a temporary release from the prison rest entirely with the Rohtak divisional commissioner who will finally decide his parole request.(HT File)

Parole plea of Dera Sacha Sauda head a complex riddle for Haryana government

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh/Sirsa | By Hitender Rao and Bhasker Mukherjee, Chandigarh/sirsa
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2019 11:55 AM IST
Dera Sacha Sauda head Ram Rahim, in his plea to get a temporary release from the prison, has cited the need to carry out agricultural activity on his farm land.
Sirsa Police is yet to give its report to the deputy commissioner on the parole application of jailed Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, with a senior police official Monday saying it will be prepared keeping in view merits and demerits of the plea.
Sirsa Police is yet to give its report to the deputy commissioner on the parole application of jailed Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, with a senior police official Monday saying it will be prepared keeping in view merits and demerits of the plea.

Police yet to submit report on Ram Rahim’s parole plea

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2019 07:53 AM IST
The sect head had sought parole for over a month for farming at his fields in Haryana’s Sirsa, officials had said.
Bargari was the epicentre of desecration of Guru Granth Sahib soon after the Akal Takht’s pardon to Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh for allegedly imitating Guru Gobind Singh.(HT Photo)
Bargari was the epicentre of desecration of Guru Granth Sahib soon after the Akal Takht’s pardon to Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh for allegedly imitating Guru Gobind Singh.(HT Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Amarinder Singh declares memorial for protestors, Rahul vows action against guilty

Hindustan Times, Bargari (Faridkot) | By Vishal Joshi
UPDATED ON MAY 16, 2019 05:00 PM IST
Amarinder announced this during a rally at the village in the presence of Congress president Rahul Gandhi, who vowed to punish those guilty of sacrilege.
The dera’s insiders said the political wing may announce their support just a few days before the polling.(HT Photo)
The dera’s insiders said the political wing may announce their support just a few days before the polling.(HT Photo)

Dera yet to decide which party to support

Hindustan Times, Hisar | By Bhaskar Mukherjee
PUBLISHED ON APR 30, 2019 05:27 AM IST
Dera head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is serving a life sentence at Sunaria jail in Rohtak in the Chhatrapati murder case. He was sentenced to 20 years of jail in the rape case of sadhvis.
SAD leader Parminder Singh Dhindsa (Left) paying obeisance at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Friday.(HT Photo)
SAD leader Parminder Singh Dhindsa (Left) paying obeisance at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Friday.(HT Photo)

Pardoning Sirsa dera chief was wrong decision: Parminder Singh Dhindsa

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2019 10:43 PM IST
Says party leaders will approach dera followers individually to seek votes
A Chinese flag flutters at Tiananmen Square in central Beijing, China on June 8, 2018.(REUTERS)
A Chinese flag flutters at Tiananmen Square in central Beijing, China on June 8, 2018.(REUTERS)

China alerts citizens against Indian spiritual courses, ‘cults’

Hindustan Times, Beijing | By Sutirtho Patranobis
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2019 05:58 PM IST
The alert was issued by the ministry of public security (MPS), China’s police, after a Taiwanese actress promoted a spiritual course offered by a south India-based organisation.
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim was on Friday convicted by a special CBI court for the murder of a journalist in 2002.(File Photo)
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim was on Friday convicted by a special CBI court for the murder of a journalist in 2002.(File Photo)

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted for journalist’s murder

Panchkula | By Yuvraj Kaushal
UPDATED ON JAN 11, 2019 03:34 PM IST
The special CBI court in Panchkula convicted Ram Rahim and three others in the case. The quantum of sentence will be pronounced on January 17. Ram Rahim appeared through video conferencing for the hearing.
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.(HT File Photo)
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.(HT File Photo)

High security in Haryana, Punjab ahead of verdict in scribe murder case; Ram Rahim is an accused

Chandigarh | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 10, 2019 09:07 PM IST
On Tuesday, the special CBI court in Panchkula had accepted the state’s plea and allowed presence of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh through video conferencing for a January 11 hearing in the murder case of a journalist
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who is undergoing a 20 year jail term after being convicted of raping two women followers, will be present in court through video-conferencing when the verdict in the 2002 journalist killing case is likely to be pronounced on January 11 (File Photo)(HT Photo)
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who is undergoing a 20 year jail term after being convicted of raping two women followers, will be present in court through video-conferencing when the verdict in the 2002 journalist killing case is likely to be pronounced on January 11 (File Photo)(HT Photo)

Journalist murder case: Ram Rahim to appear in court via video conferencing

Hindustan Times, Panchkula | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2019 10:57 PM IST
The CBI court on Tuesday allowed the Haryana police application that cited law and order problems if Ram Rahim is brought to the court in person for hearing
Actor Akshay Kumar(PTI File Photo)
Actor Akshay Kumar(PTI File Photo)

Never met Gurmeet Ram Rahim, says Akshay Kumar after SIT summons

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2018 04:56 PM IST
A report by the justice Ranjit Singh Commission on the sacrilege incidents said a meeting between former deputy chief minister Sukhbir and Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was held at Akshay Kumar’s flat in Mumbai in connection with the release of the Dera Sacha Sauda chief’s film ‘MSG’.
Giani Harpreet Singh(HT File)
Giani Harpreet Singh(HT File)

SGPC to rope in panthic bodies for jathedar Giani Harpreet’s coronation

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Gurpreet Singh Nibber, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2018 09:26 AM IST
Giani Harpreet Singh was given charge as acting Jathedar of Akal Takht on Monday .
MP Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa(HT File)
MP Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa(HT File)

Bargari morcha leaders in touch with estranged Akali stalwart Dhindsa

Hindustan Times, Faridkot | By Gagandeep Jassowal
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2018 10:31 PM IST
“I am not in touch with any specific person, but I have a wide range of friends irrespective of their political affiliations,” Dhindsa said.
Giani Gurbachan Singh reading out a hukamnama at the Akal Takht in the Golden Temple.(HT File)
Giani Gurbachan Singh reading out a hukamnama at the Akal Takht in the Golden Temple.(HT File)

Controversies and flip-flops mar Akal Takht jathedar’s tenure

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2018 09:41 AM IST
His resignation comes amidst the growing clamour by Sikh groups for his removal over his highly controversial pardon in 2015 to the Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim.
Devotees of self-styled godman Rampal Maharaj(AFP Photo)
Devotees of self-styled godman Rampal Maharaj(AFP Photo)

Verdict in murder cases against self-styled godman Rampal today

Hindustan Times, Hisar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2018 11:15 AM IST
Rampal and 27 of his followers were booked on charges of murder and wrongful confinement after four women and a child were found dead in Satlok Ashram in Barwala town of Hisar on November 19, 2014.
Spiritual head of Dera Sacha Sauda sect Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.(HT File Photo)
Spiritual head of Dera Sacha Sauda sect Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.(HT File Photo)

Gurmeet Ram Rahim granted bail in castration case by local court, to remain in jail for rape cases

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2018 04:43 PM IST
The self-styled spiritual guru will, however, remain in jail for raping two women disciples 15 years ago for which he is serving a 20-year sentence.
It just took five minutes for the calm crowds to turn into a rampaging mob after the dera chief’s conviction.(HT File)
It just took five minutes for the calm crowds to turn into a rampaging mob after the dera chief’s conviction.(HT File)

Panchkula’s trial by fire: How the day unfolded last year

Hindustan Times, Panchkula | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2018 02:12 PM IST
Thirty-six lives were lost as dera followers clashed with security forces in the city soon after the special CBI court gave its verdict.
Dera followers attacked on of OB van after Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim was convicted on August 25, 2017.(Keshav Singh/HT File Photo)
Dera followers attacked on of OB van after Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim was convicted on August 25, 2017.(Keshav Singh/HT File Photo)

A year after Dera verdict, followers keep Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s Rs 2,100-crore empire afloat with donations

Hindustan Times, Sirsa | By Hitender Rao
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2018 02:38 PM IST
A year after he was jailed for two decades, Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s Rs 2,100-crore empire is surviving on donations doled out by followers, while ED and IT authorities keep a close watch
As many as 36 persons were killed in Panchkula after Ram Rhaim’s conviction.(HT File)
As many as 36 persons were killed in Panchkula after Ram Rhaim’s conviction.(HT File)

Panchkula violence: Haryana police initiate proceedings to attach Aditya Insan’s assets

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2018 12:34 PM IST
Insan is the key conspirator of violence by dera followers allegedly to free Ram Rahim, who was convicted and sentenced to 20-year jail for rape of two female disciples on August 25.
KK Rao is a 1996 batch IPS officer.
KK Rao is a 1996 batch IPS officer.

KK Rao is new Gurugram police commissioner, says his focus is to improve traffic

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Leena Dhankhar
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2018 09:12 AM IST
KK Rao was the in-charge of the special task force that escorted Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh to the CBI special court in Panchkula last year.
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