More than 30 killed in India riots over rapist guru

More than 32 people have been killed in protests in northern India after a popular spiritual leader was convicted of raping two women.

    More than 32 people have been killed in protests in northern India after a popular spiritual leader was convicted of raping two women.

    Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh leads a group which claims to have 60 million followers around the world.

    Indian authorities have imposed a curfew and cut off internet services in an effort to contain the rioting.

    Al Jazeera's Charlotte Bellis reports.


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