Published: Fri, August 25, 2017
Global | By Maureen Mccoy

Dera verdict: Indefinite curfew imposed in Sirsa, 3 villages

Dera verdict: Indefinite curfew imposed in Sirsa, 3 villages

The state government has also exhorted the Dera followers to keep faith in judiciary and assist the administration in maintaining peace. A charge sheet in the case was filed by the CBI in 2007.

The second case pertains to the allegations that surfaced in 2014 about forcible castration of around 400 sadhus at the Dera. The sect chief, who is blessed with the lakhs of followers in Punjab, Haryana, and other states, has been alleged and accused by a former female follower of raping her a few times inside the expansive Dera campus reportedly. There were clashes between Dera supporters and Sikhs.

Well, thinking of the protests to be peaceful in nature, the common man of cities like Chandigarh, Panchkula and Mohali and states of Punjab and Haryana suffer the restrictions imposed on internet services by the Government. According to Aditya, around 8-10 lakh people have reached Panchkula and an additional 15-20 lakh is on the way. "They are entering Panchkula from Chandigarh, Punjab side and other areas", he was quoted as saying. Paramiliary forces including Rapid Action Force, CRPF etc are staging flag march in various districts alongwith local police.

Niwas said that as per earlier orders, Section 144 was imposed in all districts.

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has deployed 1000 policemen to handle security for the public.

Buses will not ply from depots in Bathinda, Budhlada, Sangrur and Barnala on Thursday and Friday. Three sports stadiums have been set aside in Panchkula and Chandigarh to act as makeshift prisons in case violence breaks out, police said.

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The Chandigarh administration has asked the hotels and guest houses to prohibit the stay in their premises of unknown person whose identity has not been established.

The Home department of the Union Territory, Chandigarh, has declared the cricket stadium in Sector-16, which was associated with early training days of legendary Kapil Dev and has hosted several domestic and worldwide matches, as "temporary jail" on August 25.

The controversial godman maintains a massive political clout in the region. For instance, 44 of the 90 BJP candidates in the 2014 Haryana Assembly elections visited the Dera chief to seek his blessings on October 7 that year. The complaint by one follower led to the current case. The State Mega Job Fair scheduled on August 25 at venues throughout Punjab have been postponed. "Apart from this, leave of the state police personnel has been cancelled", he said.

Punjab DGP Suresh Arora personally visited the sensitive areas and put fool-proof security network in place to prevent any untoward incident, officials said.

"The word "Premi" is associated with names of Dera followers and they perform social service".

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