Haryana/ Dera Sacha Sauda chief Ram Rahim faces threat to life in Sunaria jail, Dera’s doc urges HC to increase protection

  • Dera Sacha Sauda chief Ram Rahim is serving life imprisonment in Rohtak’s Sunaria jail
  • The petitioner said – Ram Raheem was attacked thrice in jail, not allowed to see supporters
  • Ram Rahim and his wife applied for parole, the court rejected it

Chandigarh: Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim who is currently serving a 20-year-sentence in Sunaria Jail in Rohtak is being tortured inside the jail, doctors from DSS, Sirsa claimed in a petition.

Dera’s Doctor Mohit Gupta has filed a petition in the Punjab and Haryana high court that Gurmeet Ram Rahim is being tortured physically and mentally inside the jail and his security should be increased.

Gupta also alleged that the jail administration is denying the rights of jail inmates to Gurmeet Ram Rahim. Jail admin is not allowing anybody to meet Ram Rahim and he is also not allowed to make phone calls, the doctor alleged in the petition.

He also said in the petition that there are a lot of criminals lodged in this jail which is dangerous to Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s life.

According to the petition, jail is believed to be a high-security zone but several cases of robbery and gang wars have been reported from this jail.

The petitioner demanded that Gurmeet Ram Rahim should be produced in the court. Earlier, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was denied parole for the agriculture and marriage of his daughter.

Ram Rahim’s follower killed in jail: Dr. Gupta has cited the incident of June 22 in the petition stating that a follower of Dera was killed in the high-security Nabha jail. Dera followers are extremely worried about this incident and are worried about Ram Rahim’s safety.

Dr. Gupta also alleged the political party leaders are also pressurizing Gurmeet Ram Rahim to announce his support for the party in the Lok Sabha elections.