December 10, 2013 5:43:13 am
Self-styled godman Asarams son Narayan Sai,who is facing rape charges,has confessed to having fathered a child with one of his sadhvis,Jamna,who has been absconding. He said this in the presence of his wife,Janki,who had been called by the Surat police to be present during his interrogation on Monday. The questioning was done in full view of CCTV cameras,specially installed in the lock-up room and other areas of the Crime Branch at Chowk Bazaar,where Sai is currently lodged.
Sais chauffeur,Ramesh Malhotra,has been sent to Surat district central jail under judicial custody,after his remand ended on Monday.
The CCTV cameras had been fixed in different locations about two days ago to keep constant watch over Sai. Other such cameras have also been fixed inside the police inspectors office.
Surat police commissioner Rakesh Asthaana can watch the footage and hear the conversations in his office,when Narayan Sai is questioned by the police at the Crime Branch. On getting a call from the Surat police,Sais wife Janki,who lives in MP,arrived in Surat on Monday morning. She was accompanied by her aunt Anita and her lawyer. Janki was with the police and Sai was interrogated in her presence. Police said Sai had confessed to be the father of Jamnas son,Moksh.
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Police claim that Sai met Jamna on four occasions after rape charges were brought against him and her (for being an accomplice) at Jehangirpura police station in Surat. Sai and Hanumans remand period will end on Wednesday. According to sources,a police team is already on its way to arrest Jamna.
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