Sirsa: Honeypreet Insan has finally confessed that she had incited the violence in Panchkula on August 25 that killed over 40 people. Honeypreet revealed that she prepared guide maps of the area.
On Tuesday, Honeypreet’s police remand was extended till October 13. Earlier, Honeypreet had claimed in a television interview that she had no knowledge of any planning or fund allocations made to cause violence in Panchkula.
Earlier, Honeypreet Insan, the “adopted daughter” of self-declared guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, was arrested after being hunted for over a month by the police. The 36-year-old was arrested on the highway near Chandigarh along with another woman.
Ram Rahim’s closest aide, who calls herself “Papa’s Angel”, had been missing since she was seen escorting him in a special chopper to a jail in Rohtak on August 25, when the Dera Sacha Sauda chief was declared guilty of raping two followers. Rioting by Dera supporters in cities in Haryana that day led to 38 deaths.