Asaram Bapu

Asaram Bapu case: Security for rape victim's family stepped up

"Earlier, two constables were deployed. During the election, one of the constables was withdrawn. Beefing up security, we have now deployed a total of three constables there," he said.

published on : 13th April 2022

Day after girl's body found in car outside UP ashram, local police outpost in-charge shunted

The body of the 13-year-old girl, a resident of Bimaur village, was found in the vehicle parked outside an ashram built by supporters of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu.

published on : 9th April 2022

2013 Asaram Bapu case: Rape victim's father cites threat to him, family

This comes a day after a girl's body was recovered from a car parked inside one of Asaram's ashrams in Gonda.

published on : 9th April 2022

Missing girl found dead in car outside UP ashram built by supporters of Asaram Bapu

The deceased, a resident of Bimaur village, was reported missing on Thursday, Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Shivraj Prajapati said.

published on : 8th April 2022

Asaram Bapu​ claims rape victim tutored by cops, Rajasthan HC summons IPS officer

A lower court had sentenced Asaram Bapu to life imprisonment in 2018 for the rape of a minor at an ashram in Jodhpur in 2013.

published on : 11th February 2022

SC sets aside Gujarat HC order granting furlough to Asaram Bapu's son Narayan Sai

The top court said that furlough is not an absolute right and it depends on various factors.

published on : 20th October 2021

SC rejects Asaram Bapu's plea seeking suspension of sentence to undergo Ayurvedic treatment

Senior advocate R Basant, appearing for the convict, said that an interim bail for a period of two months can be considered for allowing him to get the holistic treatment of his ailments.

published on : 31st August 2021

Cheating case: Asaram Bapu produced in Jodhpur court, sent to judicial custody

Asaram Bapu is currently lodged in the Jodhpur Central Jail after conviction in a case involving sexual exploitation of a girl.

published on : 19th August 2021

SC stays Gujarat HC order granting two-week furlough to Asaram' son Narayan Sai

A bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and M R Shah issued a notice to Narayan Sai on the plea of the Gujarat government challenging the order of the single-judge bench of the High Court.

published on : 12th August 2021

Asaram trust's 16 properties face demolition risk as Ahmedabad municipal body revokes nod 

The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation revoked a conditional consent given to the trust to regularise these properties by paying "impact fee" to AMC and will soon decide on their demolition.

published on : 30th July 2018

Asaram Bapu: The rapist preacher who built an empire of Rs 10,000 crore

From the high pedestal of a preacher having thousands of followers, self-styled godman Asaram's fall from grace came after he was embroiled in the rape case of a minor girl.

published on : 25th April 2018

Asaram Bapu found guilty of raping minor at his Rajasthan ashram in 2013

Asaram was arrested in 2013 after a minor girl from UP's Saharanpur had reported sexual assault by the Godman in his ashram during her stay in Manai village on the outskirts of Jodhpur.

published on : 25th April 2018

Verdict in rape case involving Asaram Bapu: My life under threat, says key witness Mahendra Chawla

Mahendra Chawla on Wednesday requested the Centre for additional security as he believed his life, like other witnesses, is constantly under threat.

published on : 25th April 2018

Rape case involving self-styled Godman Asaram Bapu: Proceedings underway in Jodhpur jail

A tight security cordon has been thrown around the jail in Jodhpur where prohibitory orders have already been clamped.

published on : 25th April 2018

Witness killing in Asaram Bapu case: Security provided to deceased's family

Security has been provided to the family of Akhil Gupta, a witness in the rape case against Asaram Bapu in Surat, who was shot dead in January 2015.

published on : 25th April 2018
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