PRIYANKA TANEJA alias Honeypreet Insan, and her aide, Sukhdeep Kaur, was produced in a Panchkula court and remanded in three days’ police custody Tuesday. The police had sought their custody extension for nine days. The three-day custody extension of Honeypreet, the ‘adopted daughter’ of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, was granted for the recovery of a laptop, in which names and other details of people who were the part of a meeting inside the dera in Sirsa on August 17 are stored, and two cellphones, including one in which a video message from the dera head was made and circulated.
The police also claimed in court that Honeypreet and Sukhdeep may have to be taken to Rampur Bushar in Himachal Pradesh, apart from Gurgaon and Sirsa.
In the remand application, the police said the laptops and two cellphones of Honeypreet would be recovered from Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters in Sirsa. They mentioned that absconding associates of Honeypreet, identified as Aditya Insaan, Pawan Insaan, Naveen Nagpal, alias Gobi Ram, are hiding in Rampur Bushar in Himachal Pradesh. In the application, the police claimed that one of the cellphones was used by Honeypreet to spread violence in Panchkula soon after Ram Rahim Dera was convicted on August 25.