Chandigarh: Jasmeet Singh Insan, son of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, is likely to be formally appointed as the new head of Dera Sacha Sauda.
As per sources, Ram Rahim’s son Jasmeet, who was on Tuesday annointed the administrator of the Dera sect, will succeed him.
Sources further said that Jasmeet has the backing of Ram Rahim’s mother Nasib Kaur and wife Harjit Kaur.
Nasib and Harjit are expected to meet the Dera chief in Rohtak to convince him to appoint Jasmeet as his successor.
Besides Jasmeet Singh, Honeypreet and Vipassana were also in the race to lead the Dera sect.
Eighteen years after he raped two of his female disciples, the Dera Sacha Sauda chief was on August 28 sentenced to 20 years jail for rape and criminal intimidation and fined Rs 30 lakh.