Court Commissioner meets Dera management in Sirsa, report on Nov 8

ANI | Updated: Nov 02, 2017 19:52 IST

Sirsa (Haryana), November 2 (ANI): Court Commissioner appointed by the Punjab and Haryana High Court K S Pawar on Thursday met the Dera Sacha Sauda management in Sirsa over the appeals made by 17 Deras urging to be kept away from the probe.

Speaking to media, retired judge K S Pawar said that the report on the appeal will be provided on November 8.

He said, "Collected records regarding appeals by 17 Deras who had appealed that they be kept separate from Sirsa Dera. Report on November 8 (sic)."

Vipassna Insan, chairperson of Dera Sacha Sauda, said, "Have submitted records of the matter to Court Commissioner as asked. The matter is sub-judice."

In August, Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was sentenced to 20 years of jail in two rape cases.

Police had launched a search operation inside the dera headquarters in Sirsa soon after the arrest. (ANI)