Honeypreet and her close aide Sukhdeep Kaur were produced before a Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) court in Panchkula on Thursday. Other accused whose name is in chargesheet including her Sukhdeep Kaur were also presented before court along with her. The copy of 1200 pages chargesheet has also given to her. Challan will be checked in next hearing which will be held on December 11.The 1200-page chargesheet was filed in a CBI court by a Special Investigation Team. She has been lodged in the Central Jail, Ambala, since October 23. The SIT took Honeypreet to various locations in Haryana to establish evidence of her involvement in the violence.
After the Dera chief’s conviction on Aug 25, she accompanied Ram Rahim in a chopper when he was flown to Rohtak to be lodged in a jail.The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the Panchkula violence case had chargesheeted Honeypreet and 11 others with sedition, criminal conspiracy, besides other offences under the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
The SIT said in its chargesheet that Honeypreet had conspired to incite violence in Panchkula and she had allegedly sent Rs 2 crore for this purpose. She had also conspired to help Gurmeet Ram Rahim evade arrest.Honeypreet, currently in judicial remand in the Ambala central jail since October 14, was arrested by the Haryana police on October 4 after absconding for 38 days.
Honeypreet recently wrote a letter to jail administration saying she doesn’t have the money to hire lawyers. She demanded that she be allowed to draw money from her three bank accounts that were seized when she was absconding.
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