Sirsa: The district administration has relaxed for five hours this morning in the curfew surrounding Dera Sacha Sauda headquarter and around this morning. Curfew was imposed on August 24. Permission to open petrol pumps, shops and other business establishments in the area is allowed. Surendra Soni, a resident of Bagu area near Dera headquarters, said that due to the curfew, it was not possible to buy the necessary goods from his house since Thursday night. I will buy all the necessary things in adequate quantity today.
Curfew was imposed here on Thursday in view of the decision that will come in the rape case against Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh. Following the conviction of Ram Rahim Singh by a special CBI court in Panchkula on Friday, there was tension in the local people. The followers of the Dera chief were ready to go to any extent to take revenge for their conviction.
The police had told the followers of Dera yesterday that they should leave the headquarters, a large number of people have left there. Around one lakh people were present in the headquarter, including women and children. Following the conviction of Dera chief, 36 people have been killed and 250 injured in incidents of incidents of violence and violence in various places in Haryana. 58 people were injured in Sirsa. In neighboring states of Punjab, Rajasthan, and Delhi, sporadic incidents of violence have also taken place.