Travesty of Justice – Satlok Ashram Karontha 2013 Episode


Disgraceful & Shameful Act by Haryana Government Ministers

This is the latest from BJP led Ministers in Haryana State. The headline says it all. All the cases against Ayra Samaji anti-social elements will be withdrawn by the government. This was publically announced by Rambilas Sharma and Om Prakash Dhankad in an Arya Samaji Maha Samellan held in Rohtak, Haryana on 8/2/15.

 Travesty of Justice

If you have “Political Patronage” – Anything is Possible.

The announcement by the Haryana Government Ministers is a direct indication Read More

Double Standards – Discriminatory Police Action – Nil Vs 930

Satlok Ashram Karontha Incident (May 2013) versus Satlok Ashram Barwala Incident (Nov 2014)

Highly Discriminatory action of the police and administration in two similar scenarios

Both cases had similar scenarios. Both the cases involved contempt charges. In the first case the orders of Supreme Court were not being complied with, and in the second case the orders of High Court were not being complied with. 

Both Cases involved similar police activity but the outcomes and conclusions were gravely different.

In the May 2013 Satlok Ashram Karontha incident the Arya Samaji followers and villagers attacked police with sticks, brickbats, rakes and even fired at them using Read More

The Problem with Satyarth Prakash, Dayanand Saraswati & Arya Samaj


Dayanand Saraswati, the founder of AryaSamaj is known for his censure on various religions and beliefs. He has criticised almost every religion or saint in his book Satyarth Prakash be it Jesus Christ, Prophet Mohammed, Guru Nanak Dev Ji, Guru Gobind Singh Ji, Kabir Sahib or anyone else. He was obstinately convinced of the correctness of his own opinions and was prejudiced against anyone who differed from his thinking. In a way he has tried Read More

May 2013 Satlok Ashram Karontha Attack Case (Full Details)

May 2013 – Satlok Ashram Karontha attacked by Arya Samaji Goons

Case Details – 2013 Satlok Ashram attack case

  • 2009 – The High Court granted the possession of the Ashram back to the Ashram Trust and Sant Rampal Ji.
  • Arya Samajis could not tolerate it and filed an appeal in the Supreme Court.
  • February 2013 – Supreme Court dismissed the appeal by Arya Samajis and ordered that the ashram be handed back to Sant Rampal Ji Maharaj.
  • April 2013 – Satlok Ashram was handed back to Sant Rampal Ji Maharaj.
  • Disciples of Sant Rampal Ji went to clean the ashram which had been unoccupied for 7 years.
  • 9th April 2013 – Arya Samaji goons attacked the ashram in defiance of High Court and Supreme Court orders.
  • The police intervened and placated the arya samajis goons and assured them about a solution.
  • No action was taken by the police or the administration against those who attacked the ashram.
  • The Administration and the police had to comply with the court orders so they could not take the ashram back.
  • The disciples continued to flock the ashram.
  • Arya Samaji goons continued their demand for the ashram to be vacated.
  • 29th April 2013 – The disciples of Sant Rampal Ji staged a peaceful protest to voice their concerns against the maltreatment by Haryana Government, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, and the Police in the Satlok Ashram Case.
  • 2nd May 2013 –  Arya Samaji acharya Baldev openly called for an offensive against the ashram and set the date for 12th of May 2013.
  • 3rd May 2013 – Acharya Baldev and his accomplices alleged that the ashram land had been taken by fraudulent means and hence demanded that the ashram be vacated.
  • Proceedings went to the court.
  • 11th May 2013 – The judiciary gave a verdict that the ashram land is not disputed and hence the ashram cannot be given back to the administration without any solid evidence.
  • Arya Samajis planned to continue with their proposed attack on the 12th of May 2013 on Satlok Ashram.
  • The court ordered the Deputy General of Police and the Home Secretary to maintain law and order in the area.
  • 12th May 2013 – Police was deployed in large numbers to maintain law and order and to protect the ashram from coming under attack
  • Police barricaded the Rohtak Jhajhar road to stop any miscreants from reaching the ashram.
  • 12th May 2013 – Defying court orders and taking law in to their hand, Arya Samaji goons arrived to attack the Karontha Ashram.
  • Police stopped the Arya Samaji goons and supporters far away from the ashram.
  • Arya Samaji miscreants and local villagers clashed with the police.
  • All this happened a few 100 metres away from the ashram site. Ashram disciples were inside the ashram all the time far away from the clash site.
  • There was no clash between the disciples of Sant Rampal Ji and the Arya Samaji perpetrators or the police.
  • Clash happened only between the police and the arya samaji attackers.
  • 3 people got killed and scores of arya samaji miscreants and police personnel got injured.
  • The arya samaji attackers still did not give in and the tussle continued for 3 days.
  • Police could not maintain law and order.
  • Arya Samajis remained adamant with their demand for the ashram to be vacated.
  • Finally the administration issued orders that the ashram be vacated so that the situation could be brought under control as the arya samaji attackers were not willing to relent.
  • Sant Rampal Ji ordered the disciples to vacate the ashram in compliance with the administration’s orders.
  • The police transferred the ashram disciples from Satlok Ashram Karontha to Satlok Ashram Barwala under tight security.
  • Ashram got vacated and a few companies of police force were stationed at the ashram to provide security.

In this whole episode there was no unlawful activity carried out by the ashram disciples.

Arya Samaji attackers could not reach the ashram as they were stopped by the police, so there was no clash between arya samajis and ashram disciples.

During the violent clash between the police and the arya samaji attackers, 3 people got killed and scores got injured.

The strange thing is that no case was registered against the attackers. Video footage shows the arya samaji attackers firing bullets at the police (1.22 in the video below). There were so many police causalities. Scores of police personnel got injured but still nothing was done to check the group leaders or anyone else.

There was gross violation of section 144 by the Arya Samaji attackers and the villagers but still the police couldn’t do anything.

The attackers were breaking the law Read More