Asaram,72 was arrested by Jodhpur Police at midnight from his Indore Asram, from where he was taken to the airport and was taken to New Delhi on Air India flight AI-635 at 7:50 AM. It is said that he will be taken to Jodhpur today i.e September 01, 2013.
Asaram has been arrested for rape with a minor girl. After rape, Asaram Bapu threatened me to keep quiet, says girl. Earlier the police has been interrogating Asaram, but as per the police version he was not cooperating them in investigation. The arrest was made up getting a medically fir report from a team of doctors from indore medical College. The supporters and followers of Asaram shouted slogans against the police.
According to various newspapers and TV channels, the son of Asaram, had said that his father was having pain in brain before arrest. It will be interesting to mention here that Narayan Sai have also made a statement regarding the victim girl that she is mentally stressed.
Meanwhile the girls family have started fast unto death, and have demanded Asaram's arrest, which was later broken when the arrest was made.
Asaram's supporters have attacked the media, in protest to the news published against their guru. Six of those supporters were arrested by the police. Manish Tiwari in a statement condemned the attack on journalists by the supporters of Asaram.
Earlier at Lok Sabha, the BJP leader Sushma Swaraj stayed silent on being asked about Asaram by Digvijay Singh, when she was protesting against the increasing crime against women in India.
Messages and Tweets on Social Media :
There are millions of tweets and messages, full of anger and abusing Asaram. People are openly expressing their feelings on internet. Let others know what you think about all this going on in our country.
Written by: Puneet Batish - ♂ Founder & Author
An Advocate at District & Session Court and Punjab & Haryana High Court, Chandigarh. He is the founder & author of GeekUpd8 and a Contributor at wikipedia.org, the online encyclopedia.