Security has been tightened in parts of Haryana, Punjab and Chandigarh ahead of verdict in case of rape registered against the Dera Sacha Sauda Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh. The Panchkula CBI court will pronounce order on August 25 in rape case of two dera followers(Sadhvis) registered against the Dera Chief and has already directed the dera chief to appear in person in the court on same day. Despite high security arrangements, hundreds of dera followers have reached in Panchkula specially in Sector 23. They were seen camping all along roads and grounds. Meanwhile taking precautionary measures the administration has announced that all private and government schools will remain closed in Panchkula on August 24 and August 25. In addition to it, the district Bar Association Panchkula has also suspended work in the district court on August 23, 24 and 25.