Godman Rampal

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Rampal gets life imprisonment in 2014 murder case; Hisar court sentences 13 followers along with religious leader
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Rampal gets life imprisonment in 2014 murder case; Hisar court sentences 13 followers along with religious leader

Two murder cases were registered against Rampal in November 2014 for holding captive and later killing two women.

Rampal, 14 others get life sentence in 2014 murder case; Hisar court imposes Rs 1 lakh fine on all convicts
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Rampal, 14 others get life sentence in 2014 murder case; Hisar court imposes Rs 1 lakh fine on all convicts

The Hisar court that sentenced Rampal to life imprisonment will pronounce the quantum of sentence in another murder case involving the spiritual leader today.

'Godman' Rampal convicted in two murder cases, punishment next week; lawyer says verdict delivered in absence of counsel
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'Godman' Rampal convicted in two murder cases, punishment next week; lawyer says verdict delivered in absence of counsel

Chand Rathee, media in-charge of Rampal's Satlok Ashram, said that police had earlier lodged six FIRs against Rampal and his supporters.

Haryana court defers verdict in two criminal cases against godman Rampal till 29 August
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Haryana court defers verdict in two criminal cases against godman Rampal till 29 August

The Punjab government on Thursday declared that its offices situated at Chandigarh would remain closed on 25 August, the day on which a court verdict is expected in a sexual exploitation case against Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

Death of woman follower: Rampal sent to judicial custody
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Death of woman follower: Rampal sent to judicial custody

A local court on Thursday sent the self-styled godman Rampal to judicial custody in connection with the death of a woman follower in his ashram during the recent standoff between his disciples and police.

X-ray rooms to a swimming pool: Check out what Rampal was hiding inside his ashram
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X-ray rooms to a swimming pool: Check out what Rampal was hiding inside his ashram

Even as the police arrested Rampal after a two-day siege on Wednesday night, they did not anticipate what they would find inside the self-styled godman's sprawling ashram. From five star hotel like facilities to bizarre items, here's what the cops found.

SIT to probe cases against 'godman' Rampal, most followers leave his Hisar Ashram
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SIT to probe cases against 'godman' Rampal, most followers leave his Hisar Ashram

Haryana Police ordered setting up of a SIT to probe cases registered in the wake of tense two-week stand-off inside 'godman' Rampal's Satlok Ashram here.

Women, sex and power: Why Indians are obsessed with the likes of 'godman' Rampal
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Women, sex and power: Why Indians are obsessed with the likes of 'godman' Rampal

The recent events in Hisar, where his followers were willing to die for their ‘deity’ Satguru Rampal, highlight our strange fascination for Babas.

Hisar crackdown: Followers of 'godman' Rampal holed up inside his ashram still coming out
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Hisar crackdown: Followers of 'godman' Rampal holed up inside his ashram still coming out

A day after his arrest, followers of Rampal were gradually coming out of his ashram here even as the security personnel were treading with caution.

'Godman' Rampal says all allegations against him are false
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'Godman' Rampal says all allegations against him are false

Rampal rejected charges that he had asked thousands of his followers to be kept "hostage" for past several days inside his ashram.

Rampal's medical examination conducted at Panchkula, doctors say 'godman' stable
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Rampal's medical examination conducted at Panchkula, doctors say 'godman' stable

Soon after his arrest, 'godman' Rampal was taken for a mandatory medical examination here during which his health parameters were found "stable".

Arrested from Hisar ashram, 'godman' Rampal taken to Panchkula for medical tests
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Arrested from Hisar ashram, 'godman' Rampal taken to Panchkula for medical tests

Following his arrest from the Satlok Ashram in Barwala, Haryana (late Wednesday), self-styled godman Rampal was brought to Panchkula town, adjoining Chandigarh early Thursday and was medically examined.

In dramatic crackdown, 'godman' Rampal held, taken to Chandigarh
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In dramatic crackdown, 'godman' Rampal held, taken to Chandigarh

Self-styled 'godman' Rampal was arrested on Wednesday night from his ashram, ending an over two-week tense standoff between his supporters and the police after close to 15,000 of his followers were evacuated from the sprawling premises.

Hisar crackdown: Centre rushing 500 paramilitary troops at godman Rampal's ashram; IB warns of violence
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Hisar crackdown: Centre rushing 500 paramilitary troops at godman Rampal's ashram; IB warns of violence

500 paramilitary personnel are being rushed to Haryana to deal with law and order situation at Rampal's ashram in Hisar.

Police charges godman Rampal with sedition, continues operation to arrest him
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Police charges godman Rampal with sedition, continues operation to arrest him

Mounting pressure on 'godman' Rampal, police has slapped sedition charges against him and many of his followers while ruling out any negotiations with him.

Godman Rampal still evades arrest; followers start to leave ashram
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Godman Rampal still evades arrest; followers start to leave ashram

Controversial sect leader Rampal continued to evade arrest even as hundreds of his followers left his ashram in Barwala in Haryana.

Showdown in Hisar: Courts must tame 'godmen' like Rampal
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Showdown in Hisar: Courts must tame 'godmen' like Rampal

The ongoing confrontation between a Haryana godman's followers and the police should tell us that the more we give them leeway against the law, the more they will think they are above the law.

 News Broadcasters Association condemn assault of journalists outside Rampal's ashram
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News Broadcasters Association condemn assault of journalists outside Rampal's ashram

The News Broadcasters Association on Tuesday strongly condemned the "brutal assault" by policemen on journalists and camera persons outside the ashram of controversial 'godman' Rampal in Hissar, terming it as a frontal attack on freedom of press.

'Godman' Rampal's supporters clash with Hisar police: Teargas, firing injures many
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'Godman' Rampal's supporters clash with Hisar police: Teargas, firing injures many

Several people, including security and media personnel, were injured as clashes erupted at the ashram of Sant Rampal in Hisar with the police.

Haryana godman fails to appear before HC, taken to 'undisclosed place'
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Haryana godman fails to appear before HC, taken to 'undisclosed place'

Controversial godman Rampal was today whisked away from his ashram to an undisclosed destination for "treatment".