Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted of rape: Delhi put on high alert as violence erupts in Haryana

Delhi was Friday put on high alert in the wake of incidents of violence in Haryana following the conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in a rape case, police said on Friday

PTI August 25, 2017 17:38:59 IST
Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted of rape: Delhi put on high alert as violence erupts in Haryana

New Delhi: Delhi was Friday put on high alert in the wake of incidents of violence in Haryana following the conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in a rape case, police said on Friday.

A senior police officer said that even though there have been no specific inputs of Dera followers planning to create trouble in New Delhi, security has been beefed up in the national capital as a precautionary measure.

The security in areas bodering Haryana has been heightened, the police said.

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