Chandigarh: Weapons, including double barrel and single barrel guns and pistols, have been deposited by followers of Sirsa headquartered Dera Sacha Sauda, the Haryana Police said today.
Dera followers deposited their licensed weapons after district police authorities asked them to surrender their arms and ammunitions.
Over 30 rifles and pistols along with live cartridges have been deposited with Sirsa district police authorities.
“A total of 33 licensed arms including single barrel, double barrel guns, and 9 mm pistols have been deposited by Dera followers,” according to reports.
Among them, there are some modified weapons as well.
A special CBI court in Panchkula had sentenced the Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh to 20-year imprisonment in the rape case on August 28.