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Ram Rahim conviction: Delhi 'under control' a day after Dera violence

However, prohibitory orders under section 144 to remain for a while

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who has been convicted for rape of his two female followers on Friday
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who has been convicted for rape of his two female followers on Friday

The capital was calm but continued on Saturday, a day after arson incidents at many places in following the conviction of Sacha Sauda Chief Singh of in neighbouring Haryana.

"The situation in is under control", Police tweeted, adding there was no gathering of supporters anywhere in the city and no incident of violence reported since Friday.

Adequate force has been deployed in and around the city.

Police spokesperson Madhur Verma said that any "decision to review under shall be taken later as the situation unfolds and based on intelligence inputs".

— that bans gathering of more than four people at any one place — was imposed in Delhi, except in north and central police districts.

On Friday, within hours after a CBI court on Friday afternoon held — a self-proclaimed godman — guilty of rape, around 12 buses and two coaches of a train were set ablaze in the by miscreants.

First Published: Sat, August 26 2017. 14:49 IST
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