Chandigarh: Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim has earned Rs 18 thousand In jail in Haryana. Ram Rahim has earned this by growing vegetables inside the jail premises. However, the reason for this has also been reduced to 15 kg. Popular Ram Rahim, known as 'Baba' in jail, has been serving a sentence since 2017 in connection with the rape and murder case.
Gurmeet was arrested and put behind bars on August 25, 2017, 10 days after celebrating his 50th birthday at his headquarters. Ram Rahim has been sentenced to 20 years in jail by a CBI court in Panchkula. After being sentenced, the Sunaria jail was converted into a high-security zone. Paramilitary has also been deployed in the security of the jail.
Gurmeet Ram Rahim has been kept in another jail on the sidelines of the jail where he is monitored for 24 hours. An official involved in the entire Ram Rahim case said that the first challenge before him was to keep the press away from the case, which was constantly updating the time spent in Ram Rahim's jail.