Cost of arresting 'godman' Rampal over 50 cents crores

Cost of arresting 'godman' Rampal over 50 cents crores
An Indian follower of self-styled 'godman' Rampal Maharaj carries her belongings inside the ashram at Barwala in the district of Hisar, some 175 kilometres (108 miles) north of New Delhi on November 20, 2014.

The Punjab and Haryana high court was told that the massive operation to locate and arrest the controversial "godman" Rampal cost Rs26.61 (S$0.55) crores.

The cost was borne by Haryana (Rs15.43 crores), Punjab (Rs4.34 crores), the Chandigarh Administration (Rs3.29 crores) and Union of India (Rs3.55 crores).

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