Ram Rahim Convicted: PM Assures Help To Restore Normalcy In Violence-Hit Areas

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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday assured that the law and order situation is being closely monitored and that all possible assistance will be provided that is required restoring normalcy in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh.

The Prime Minister took to Twitter and wrote, “Urged officials to work round the clock to restore normalcy and provide all possible assistance that is required.”

Further assuring law and order in Haryana, Prime Minister Modi tweeted on reviewing the situation.

Condemning the instances of violence in Punjab, Prime Minister Modi has appealed everyone to maintain silence.

Ram Rahim, was held guilty and charged with the offence of rape by a Special CBI Court of Panchkula.

Meanwhile, a high level meeting has been called at Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s residence on Saturday, in the wake of the verdict against Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in an alleged rape charge. Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi and other senior officials will also be present there.

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On the other hand, the Congress President, Sonia Gandhi also expressed grave concern and shock at the unabated violence in Panchkula and other parts of Haryana resulting in the death of over two dozen people, including children, widespread destruction of public property and senseless attack on the media post the conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in connection with a rape case.

Sonia appealed to everyone to maintain peace and harmony. She also spoke to Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and asked the government of Haryana and Chandigarh to ensure safety and security of all citizens.