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On August 28, 2017, a special CBI court sentenced Gurmeet Ram Rahim to 20 years in the rape case along with two women. -File photo
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim, convicted in the rape and murder case, came out on one day parole. Ram Rahim was granted parole on October 24 to visit his ailing mother. The government and the jail administration did not even let the media know about it. After parole, Ram Rahim Singh visited his mother in a hospital in Gurgaon. During that time, the goldsmiths were taken from the prison to the hospital in Gurgaon then in an armored car and then brought back. A large police convoy was also involved in security.
Ram Rahim is lodged in Rohtak Jail since 25 August 2017. Ram Rahim was convicted in connection with the rape of former deities and the murder of journalist Ramchandra Chhatrapati. After the matter came up, Jail Minister Ranjit Singh Chautala has said on this that Baba has been granted parole rules. Although the petition for parole has been filed many times before, but the approval was not being granted.
Three police contingents under the protection of Ram Rahim
Ram Rahim stayed with his ailing mother till the evening of 24 October. Sources said that three contingents of Haryana Police were deployed. There were 80 to 100 soldiers in one unit. The dera chief was brought from the jail in a police car with curtains attached. Police parked the car in the basement of the hospital in Gurgaon. The floor in which her mother was undergoing treatment was completely evacuated.
What does Rohtak SP and Jail Minister say?
The matter has been confirmed by Rohtak SP Rahul Sharma. He said that he received a request from the jail superintendent for security arrangements for Ram Rahim’s visit to Gurgaon. On 24 October, security was provided from dawn to dusk. Everything happened in peace. On the other hand, on Saturday afternoon, State Jail Minister Ranjit Singh Chautala also gave his clarification on this matter. He said that Ram Rahim was given parole keeping in mind all the rules and regulations.
Ram Rahim convicted for murder of journalist and rape by sadhvis
Journalist Ramachandra Chhatrapati was shot dead in 2002. Chhatrapati used to publish news related to the Dera in his newspaper. After the murder of journalist Chhatrapati, the family members had registered a case and it was later handed over to the CBI. The CBI had filed a chargesheet in 2007 and found Dera chief Ram Rahim accused of plotting the murder. Earlier in the year 28 August 2017, CBI special court sentenced Ram Rahim to 20 years in the rape case along with two women.