Controversial godman Swami Om arrested by Delhi Police

Swami Om was earlier declared as a proclaimed offender by a Delhi court. Last year, the court issued non-bailable warrants against Swami Om for allegedly breaking and entering a cycle shop owned by his brother Pramod Jha.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: August 9, 2017 8:16:47 pm
Swami Om was earlier declared as a proclaimed offender by a Delhi court. Last year, the court issued non-bailable warrants against Swami Om for allegedly breaking and entering a cycle shop owned by his brother Pramod Jha.

Self-proclaimed godman Swami Om was arrested by a team of Delhi Police on Wednesday in connection with a 2008 case. He was picked up from his residence in Bhajapura by the Inter State Cell unit of Crime Branch.

He was earlier declared as a proclaimed offender by a Delhi court. Last year, the court issued non-bailable warrant against Swami Om for allegedly breaking and entering a cycle shop owned by his brother Pramod Jha. He was accused of stealing 11 bicycles, a few spare parts and the sale deed of Jha’s house.

The controversial godman rose to fame for his appearance in Bigg Boss season 10.

More details are awaited.

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