Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh who was convicted by the special CBI Court on Friday for allegedly raping two Sadhvi’s has his wings spread across the country in the name of the Dera Sach Sauda organization. Though the organization has strong base in North India, it has presence in Nalgonda district of Telangana.
The monastery located in Veliminedu village of Chityala Mandal is along the National highway. The 56acres is of land is from survey number 100 to 110 of the village. Six acres of these 56 acres of land allegedly comes under the assigned category. It is reported that the organizers of the monastery filed an application to regulate this land. There were allegations of several irregularities in this ashram as well.
However, the army has entered the Dera Sach Sauda headquarters in Sirsa on Saturday. As of Friday, at least 31 people were killed and over 250 were left injured in violence by supporters Ram Rahim Singh in Haryana and Punjab following the Court’s verdict. He will be sentenced on Monday and is currently put up in a special prison cell in Rohtak.