Articles tagged under: Asaram Bapu

Controversial self styled Godman Asaram’s son, Narayan Sai gets life sentence in rape and sexual assault case, Rs 5 lakh fine also

April 30, 2019

Surat: A local court here today awarded life sentence and Rs Five lakh fine to Narayan Sai, the son of self-styled controversial godman Asaram, in a sensational rape and sexual assault case lodged over six years ago by one of the lady disciple of his father. Three of his disciples who had helped him in the crime including two woman Ganga and Jamuna and one Hanuman have been given 10 years jail terms for each of them and six months jail to one R Malhotra who drove Sai's vehicle during his...Read More

Asaram’s son, Narayan Sai held guilty in rape case by a Gujarat court

April 26, 2019
Asaram’s son, Narayan Sai held guilty in rape case by a Gujarat court

Surat: A local court in Surat city of Gujarat today held Narayan Sai, the son of self-styled godman Asaram, guilty in a rape case lodged over six years ago by one of the lady disciple. The Court would announce the quantum of punishment on April 30. Narayan Sai (40) was arrested from Pipli near Haryana’s Kurukshetra in December 2013 after two sisters from Surat filed rape complaints against him and his father Asaram in October that year In Jahangirpura police station here. The younger sis...Read More

Jailed son of Asaram, Narayan Sai admitted to hospital following complain of chest pain

November 17, 2018
Jailed son of Asaram, Narayan Sai admitted to hospital following complain of chest pain

Surat: Son of disputed god-man Asaram Bapu, Narayan Sai, himself a self styled religious preacher, behind bars like his father under charges of rape, bribing and other offenses, in Lajpore central jail here was today admitted to hospital following complain of chest pain. Sai has been taken to New Civil Hospital here for check-ups after he complained of chest pain, a jail official confirmed. The further course of action would be decided on the advise of doctors a...Read More

Asaram moves mercy plea to Rajasthan governor

September 11, 2018
Asaram moves mercy plea to Rajasthan governor

Jodhpur: Self-styled godman Asaram, who was convicted for raping a minor girl, has sent a mercy plea to the governor of Rajasthan seeking dilution of his life sentence. On April 25, a Jodhpur court had sentenced Asaram to life in prison after finding him guilty of raping a teenage girl in his ashram five years ago. Challenging the sentence, Asaram had moved high court on July 2 but the petition is yet to be listed for hearing. Governor Kalyan Singh, who recently received Asaram's mercy ...Read More

Report of D K Trivedi Commission to be tabled in Gujarat Assembly in Monsoon Session: MoS Jadeja

April 26, 2018
Report of D K Trivedi Commission to be tabled in Gujarat Assembly in Monsoon Session: MoS Jadeja

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government would table the report of Justice D K Trivedi Commission pertaining to the probe of the incident of mysterious death of two children studying in the Asaram Ashram Gurukul here, on the floor of Gujarat assembly in the monsoon session of the house. MoS Home and Parliamentary Affairs Pradipsinh Jadeja today told newsmen here that the report would be tabled in the monsoon session. On July 5, 2008, decomposed bodies of Dipesh Vaghela (10) and Abhi...Read More

Asaram Bapu guilty of rape, given imprisonment till death by Jodhpur Court in 2013 case

April 25, 2018
Asaram Bapu guilty of rape, given imprisonment till death by Jodhpur Court in 2013 case

Ahmedabad: A special court in Jodhpur today held Asaram Bapu guilty of rape and gave him imprisonment till death. The SC/ST court of special judge Madhu Sudan Sharma, Jodhpur metro, pronounced the verdict in the case against Asaram and four of his associates. In 2013, a 16-year-old girl had accused Asaram Bapu of rape on the intervening night of August 15 and 16 at his ashram in Rajasthan. A case was lodged against Asaram and four others – Sanchita alias Shilpi, Sharad Chandra alias Sharat Cha...Read More

Gujarat Court to conduct ‘in-camera’ hearing of rape case against Asaram Bapu

May 25, 2017
Gujarat Court to conduct ‘in-camera’ hearing of rape case against Asaram Bapu

Gandhinagar: The local court here, which was hearing a sensational rape case against 'controversial' self-styled god-man Asaram Bapu, today said that it would now hear it 'in-camera'. The court of ADJ A M Joshi in the sessions court here today accepted the plea of the prosecution for the in-camera hearing of the case for the security of the witnesses and also looking at the sensitiveness of the matter which pertains to the FIR lodged on October 6, 2013 by a lady from Surat and former d...Read More

Jailed Narayan Sai writes letter to PM Modi, demands national commission for men

April 08, 2017
Jailed Narayan Sai writes letter to PM Modi, demands national commission for men

Surat: The son of controversial god-man Asaram Bapu, Narayan Sai, himself a self styled religious preacher, behind bars like his father under charges of rape, bribing and other offenses, has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding the constitution of a national commission for men on the lines of the existing national commission for women. Terming Modi as a man of strong will power, Sai in his letter has also urged him to immediately revise various provisions of t...Read More

Gujarat rape case: Supreme Court refuses to hear Asaram’s plea

February 03, 2017
Gujarat rape case: Supreme Court refuses to hear Asaram’s plea

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to hear the self-styled godman Asaram Bapu’s bail plea in connection with a rape case registered against him by the Gujarat state. Earlier on Monday, the apex court had dismissed Asaram’s plea on medical grounds, stating that his instant plea is devoid of merit. The apex court also dismissed Asaram’s regular bail plea in sexual assault case lodged in Rajasthan while noting that it can’t overlook the fact that the trial was unnecessarily p...Read More

Court rejects 2 bail pleas of Narayan Sai including ‘temporary’ release request for contesting UP polls

January 23, 2017
Court rejects 2 bail pleas of Narayan Sai including ‘temporary’ release request for contesting UP polls

Surat: A local court today rejected the two bail pleas of the son of disputed god-man Asaram Bapu, Narayan Sai, himself a self styled religious preacher. behind bars like his father under charges of rape, bribing and other offenses, including the temporary bail petition to contest the upcoming assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh from two seats. The court of ADJ P S Gadhvi had reserved its verdict on January 21 after completion of hearing on his temporary bail plea as well as the regu...Read More