New Delhi, Aug 28: Ahead of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh sentencing in rape case, the Home Ministry on Monday said the situation in Haryana was still tense after the conviction of Dera chief but under control.
“As per report dated August 28, of DGP Control Room, Haryana, total casualties have been 35 with 17 in Panchkula, six in Sirsa and 12 in Chandigarh and total number of injured is 204,” the Ministry said in a statement.
However, Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) remained imposed in all districts of Haryana.
“Columns of Army are doing flag march continuously,” it added.
The Ministry also said that there was a proper vigil in Haryana’s Panchkula,which turned into war ground after the August 25 judgement. and all nearby areas including Dera headquarter in Sirsa and Punjab.
A special CBI court will pronounce quantum of sentence Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh inside the District Jail at Sunaria near Rohtak where Ram Rahim was lodged since Friday.