Ram Rahim Singh conviction: Pistols recovered from kin of Dera chief security guards, say cops

27 August 2017, 06:16 AM
Gurmeet Ram Rahim
Gurmeet Ram Rahim

Two licensed pistols were recovered at Sirsa from the relatives of two Punjab Police personnel, who were deployed as security guards to self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim, police said on Saturday.

"We are questioning 3-4 relatives of the two guards for carrying weapons despite imposition of section 144 (of CrPC)here," a senior police official, who did not wish to be identified, said.

The officer said police also questioned the two Punjab Police personnel who were wearing a civilian uniform and carrying licenced AK-47.

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The security personnel were on their way back to Punjab to resume their duty. Gurmeet Ram Rahim, the Dera Sacha Sauda chief has been convicted in a rape case. 

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First Published: Sunday, August 27, 2017 06:02 AM
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