Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was convicted of rape on Friday, August 25, by a CBI special court in Panchkula. He has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for raping two female followers.
After the decision, umpteen number of followers came out on roads and rioted and revolted in Panchkula and condition of Haryana and Punjab was on the verge where the military had to be called. Journalists and civilians were assaulted, putting over 500 people in the hospital. Vehicles were set on fire. All this drama continued for two days and the effects were seen till Delhi.
15 years later of the acquisition, Baba has now finally been declared a convict and has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment. Justice has been served. Late, but it has been served.