The internet services are going to remain suspended in the states of Haryana and Punjab till two more days.
Also the internet lease lines on the several premises of all the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters at the Sirsa has been suspended for the time being, as per the official reports.
The internet was earlier suspended by the authorities to prevent any sort of rumors from being spread.
Now with the final verdict on the way today, ahead of the verdict against the Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, authorities fear communal riots.
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh has been convicted by the CBI court in Panchkula two days back on Friday in a 15 year-old rape case (2002).
Internet was banned before the Friday verdict, and now the ban has been given an extension tillTuesday to prevent any sort of disturbance and to prevent any sort of rumours being spread.
Authorities want to maintain peace and public order in view of the quantum of the punishment to be pronounced against the Dera chief in Rohtak tomorrow, as per the reports.
The Mobile internet services has been suspended for 72 hours now in Haryana and will continue to remain suspended in the state till 11.30 am till two more days i.e Tuesday.
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh will be sentenced today at 2:30 pm in Rohtak.