Asaram Bapu

Asaram Bapu was born Asumal Sirumalani in April 1941 in Berani village, which is now in Pakistan. Asaram came to Ahmedabad in the early 70s. He later went on to open at least 400 ashrams across the country. He has thousands of followers in India. A trial court in Jodhpur on April 25, 2018, found Asaram guilty of raping a minor girl in August 2013 and sentenced him to life imprisonment.

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Supreme Court rejects Asaram Bapu's bail plea in rape case lodged in Gujarat

The apex court was hearing Asaram's plea against the January 2015 order passed by the Gujarat High Court which had dismissed his bail application in the case.

Narayan Sai, son of Asaram, sentenced to life in rape case

Sai was booked under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), including rape, unnatural sex, molestation, wrongful confinement, unlawful assembly, rioting armed with deadly weapon, criminal intimidation and criminal conspiracy.

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Sunil Bohra to produce Asaram Bapu biopic

Producer Sunil Bohra will be producing the biopic on Asaram Bapu. Sunil has bankrolled movies like Gangs of Wasseypur, Shahid, Tanu Weds Manu, Tanu Weds Manu: Returns and Mastram.

Asaram Bapu's son Narayan Sai convicted of rape by Surat court

Sai was booked under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), including rape, unnatural sex, molestation, wrongful confinement, unlawful assembly and criminal conspiracy, after the younger of two sisters accused him of repeated sexual assault between 2002 and 2005.

Asaram often met women alone at night to 'heal' them,aide tells police

The guru has been accused of sexually assaulting a minor.

Asaram seeks dilution of life sentence in mercy plea to Rajasthan Governor

In his mercy plea, Asaram cited his old age and sought respite from the "gruelling" punishment.

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Asaram often met women alone at night,aide to cops

Asaram Bapu regularly met women alone at night in his ‘dhyan ki kutiya’ (meditation hut) to “heal” them,Shiva,the personal attendant of the religious guru,has told the police

Good days will come, Asaram says in viral audio clip

In a one-way communication which appeared like a telephonic sermon, Asaram first extended his gratitude to his followers for maintaining calm and not coming to Jodhpur on the day of judgment.

His (un)Holiness

Asaram Bapu’s ungodly acts and India’s slip down the slopes of press freedom.

Asaram verdict reactions: Was threatened to change victim's birth date, much relieved now, says school principal

Asaram verdict reactions: Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu has been found guilty of raping a 16-year-old girl from Shahajahanpur of Uttar Pradesh. Reacting to the verdict, Asaram's spokesperson said they will discuss the conviction with their legal team.

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The 2013 Asaram rape case: All that he was accused of

Asaram Bapu is accused of raping a 16-year-old girl at his ashram in Jodhpur in 2013.

Supreme Court Directs UP, Haryana Government To Provide Security To Witnesses In Asaram Rape Case  

The Supreme Court on Friday directed the governments of Uttar Pradesh and Haryana to provide full protection to the witnesses in the Asaram Bapu case. An apex court bench headed by Justice Arjan Kumar Sikri and also comprising Justice Ashok Bhushan passed the interim order Friday after hearing the plea filed by the lawyer for the […]

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Jodhpur Sessions Court rejects Asaram Bapu's bail plea

Jodhpur, Jan 08 (ANI): Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, who is in jail since September 2013 for allegedly raping a minor, was on Friday denied bail by a court in Jodhpur. Lawyer Pramod Kumar Verma on Friday said that the verdict on Asaram Bapu was scheduled for today. He also said that the court rejected the plea and said that it is not the right time for a bail and conditions are not favorable.

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