Arrested Godman Rampal To Be Presented Before Hc Today
Self-proclaimed Godman Sant Rampal will be presented before the Haryana and Punjab High Court today after he was arrested by the police last night from his Satlok ashram in Barwala of Hisar. Rampal was then taken to a hospital in Chandigarh for medical examination. The baba was brought to the hospital along with his brother.
ARRESTED GODMAN RAMPAL TO BE PRESENTED BEFORE HC TODAY
After a tense two-day operation, murder accused Rampal was found holed up in the ashram, along with some of his supporters. On a day of high drama, Rampal stuck to his defiant stand of not surrendering despite repeated announcements by the police asking him to do so. Police said he had not surrendered but was arrested. The entire operation was carefully adjusted keeping in mind the safety of a large number of people stranded inside the ashram.
Police said 70 supporters of the Rampal, most of them his ‘private commandos’, who indulged in violence, were arrested and produced before the local court which sent them to judicial custody till December 3. Rampal who was facing charges of contempt of court in a murder case was slapped with fresh charges of sedition by the police.