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Violence hits Panchkula over Dera Sacha Sauda chief conviction, 29 dead

New Delhi/Panchkula, Aug 25 (IBNS): Conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh by a special CBI court in a rape case triggered a wave of violence in Panchkula and in some others parts of north India, leaving at least 29 people dead on Friday.

Panchkula violence: 28 killed after Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's conviction

Panchkula, Aug 25 (IBNS): At least 28 people were killed as violence hit Panchkula city in Haryana on Friday following the conviction of Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh by a CBI court for the rape of two women.

President Ram Nath Kovind condemns Panchkula violence over Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's conviction

New Delhi, Aug 25 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday condemned the violence that hit Panchkula in Haryana over the conviction of Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh by a CBI court for the rape of two women.

Panchkula violence after Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's conviction : 15 killed

Panchkula/Chandigarh/New Delhi, Aug 25 (IBNS): More than 15 people were reported to have been killed as violence hit Haryana's Panchkula city on Friday after the conviction of Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh by a CBI court for the rape of two women.

Stay calm and maintain peace: Arvind Kejriwal urges people after Panchkula violence

New Delhi, Aug 25 (IBNS): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday urged people to stay 'calm and maintain peace' after Haryana witnessed violence following the conviction of Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh by a CBI court for the rape of two women.

Several dead as largescale violence erupts after Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh convicted in 2002 rape case

Panchkdead ula, Aug 25 (IBNS): Several people died and many injured as minutes after Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was convicted by a CBI court here for the rape of two women, his followers went on a rampage, attacking police, journalists and even setting on fire a railway station on Friday.

Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh conviction: Haryana Chief Minister urges people to maintain peace

Chandigarh, Aug 25 (IBNS): Amid violence which erupted in different parts of Punjab and Haryana following the conviction of Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh by a CBI court for the rape of two women, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar urged people to maintain peace.

Maintain peace and harmony, urges Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh

Chandigarh, Aug 25 (IBNS): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday urged people of Punjab to maintain peace and harmony after violence erupted in different parts of the state following the conviction of Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh by a CBI court for the rape of two women.

Violence erupts in Haryana's Panchkula after Gurmeet Ram Rahim's conviction in rape case

Chandigarh, Aug 25 (IBNS) : Police lathicharged a violent mob, fired tear gas shells and used water cannons as followers of Dera Sacha chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh went berserk at Panchkula after the self-declared spiritual leader was convicted by a CBI court for the rape of two women.

1 killed, 2 critical in group clash over land dispute in West Bengal

Kolkata, Jun 3 (IBNS): A deadly clash between two local groups over land dispute killed at least one person and left two others injured at Jelekhali area under Sandeshkhali Police Station limits in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal on Saturday, reports said.

BJP rally created chaos in planned way, over 21 cops injured: Kolkata Police

Kolkata, May 25 (IBNS): Hours after Kolkata witnessed massive violence as clashes erupted between police and the opposition BJP with the saffron party taking out a march to city police headquarters Lalbazar on Thursday to protest several issues, Supratim Sarkar- Joint CP (Headquarters), Kolkata Police said that that rally created a chaos in "planned way" which left over 21 policemen, including few female cops and over 50 protesters injured.

Kashmir: Anantnag by-polls postponed to May 25 over violence

Srinagar, Apr 10 (IBNS): Anantnag by-polls in Kashmir which was about to take place on April 12 has been postponed to May 25, following the violence that erupted during elections in Srinagar a day back, media reports said on Monday.

President expressed dissent for violence, disharmony and calls for cultural assimilation

Dantan, WB, Jan 19 (IBNS): President of India Pranab Mukherjee while inaugurating a rural fair at Dantan in West Midnapore district of Bengal on Thursday expressed dissent for violence and disharmony "which seems to have penetrated deeply into human lives as is being reported very often in media."

If BJP starts violence, Mamata Banerjee can't move across the country: BJP National GS Kailash Vijayvargiya

Kolkata, Jan 4 (IBNS): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s National General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya on Wednesday condemned the alleged TMC attack at party's West Bengal headquarter in Kolkata following Trinamool's Parliamentary leader Sudip Bandyopadhyay's arrest.

Babul Supriyo claims TMC workers attacked his residence in Kolkata

Kolkata, Jan 4 (IBNS): Union Minister and BJP MP Babul Supriyo on Wednesday alleged that his residence in Kolkata has been attacked by Trinamool Congress workers.