Controversial spiritual guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

Politicians React to Violence After Ram Rahim Singh’s Conviction

Earlier today Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was found guilty of rape and taken into judicial custody, following which rampant violence ensued on the streets of Panchkula. While the chaos refuses to ebb, various political figures have tweeted their reaction.

Omar Abdullah, ex-CM of Kashmir, has demanded sacking of Haryana CM Khattar:

Delhi CM, Arvind Kejriwal requested everyone to maintain calm

Shashi Tharoor expressed his sadness and Subramanian Swami expressed his distaste

Trinamool Congress leader Derek O’ Brian shared images of Ram Rahim Singh with various public figures

Anti corruption activist and AAP politician Anjali Damania has condemned the violence

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