On June 8, the state government had told the top court that Asaram is fit and stable but trying to change the venue of his custody on the pretext of medical treatment.
The self-styled Godman has been facing varying jail terms including life sentence in sexual assault cases.
Two Surat-based sisters had lodged separate complaints against Asaram and his son Narayan Sai, accusing them of rape and illegal confinement among other charges.
Narayan Sai, son of Asaram found guilty in a rape case, by Surat Sessions Court. Sentence to be pronounced on April 30.
Utsav Bains, the lawyer who represented a victim in the rape case against convicted self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, has claimed that “just a few days back” he was offered a bribe of Rs 1.5 crore to frame the Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi in a sexual harassment case.
Governor Kalyan Singh, who recently received Asaram's mercy plea, sent it to the Home Department seeking a detailed report on the plea.
What will you do by becoming a CA? Big officers bow their head at my feet, Asaram said, according the minor's statement.
Asaram's involvement was probed in two separate cases - one from Rajasthan and the other from Gujarat.
Asaram is guilty of raping a teenage girl who was studying at the godman's ashram at Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh.
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