After the dera chief was sentenced to 20 years RI in the two rape cases, 18 girls and 34 boys were rescued from the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarter in Sirsa so far. They were sent for the medical examination. While all other remaining dera followers were also evacuated from the dera. The girls are under the supervision of a Child Protection Officer and, later they would be sent to child protection institutes being run at different places, the official told the Press.
18 girls and 34 boys rescued from Dera Sacha Sauda headquarter in Sirsa August 30, 2017