A unique CBI court docket on Friday convicted Dera Sacha Sauda leader Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh within the 2002 homicide case of his disciple Ranjit Singh. The particular CBI court docket in Panchkula additionally held 4 people accountable within the case. It’s going to pronounce the quantum of punishment on October 12. In step with the CBI fee sheet, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh had suspected his disciple Ranjit Singh of circulating an nameless letter accusing the Dera leader of sexually exploiting girls disciples within the camp.
Particular CBI pass judgement on, Panchkula, Dr Sushil Kumar Garg, held Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Jasbir Singh, Sabdil Singh, Krishan Lal and Inder Sain accountable of Ranjit Singh’s homicide below sections 302 (homicide) and 120b (felony conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code. Jasbir Singh, Krishan Lal and Indar Sain had been additionally convicted below the Hands Act.
The letter, which Ranjit Singh had circulated, was once additionally printed via Sirsa-based journalist Ram Chander Chhatrapati who, too, were given killed therefore. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh has already been convicted of the journalist’s homicide.
Ranjit was once murdered on July 2, 2002, within the Kurukshetra district of Haryana. An FIR below homicide and felony conspiracy fees was once filed on the Thanesar police station. The Top Court docket ordered a CBI enquiry in 2003. CBI filed its chargesheet in opposition to the Dera leader and others in 2007.
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is already serving prison time of twenty years for raping his girls fans within the Dera camp in Sirsa. In August 2017, he was once convicted of raping two sadhavis. Quickly after he was once held accountable, the Dera leader’s fans went on a rampage in Panchkula and different portions of Haryana, resulting in the demise of 36 other people and accidents to over 400. On the other hand, no person has been held accountable for the violence but.