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Asaram Bapu

Asaram Bapu’s Plea For Shifting Him To Ayurvedic Centre Infructuous: Rajasthan Govt To SC

Jun 18, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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.

Asaram Bapu’s Plea For ‘Holistic’ Treatment At Ayurvedic Centre: SC Seeks Rajasthan's Response

Jun 04, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The self-styled Godman has been facing varying jail terms including life sentence in sexual assault cases.

Supreme Court Rejects Self-Styled Preacher Asaram Bapu's Bail Plea In Sexual Assault Case In Gujarat

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.

Asaram Bapu's Son Narayan Sai Convicted In Rape Case

Apr 26, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Narayan Sai, son of Asaram found guilty in a rape case, by Surat Sessions Court. Sentence to be pronounced on April 30.

Was Offered Bribe To Frame CJI Ranjan Gogoi In Sexual Harassment Case: Lawyer For Rape Victim Against Asaram

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.

11 September, 2018

Asaram Seeks Dilution Of Life-Sentence, Moves Mercy Plea To Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

Governor Kalyan Singh, who recently received Asaram's mercy plea, sent it to the Home Department seeking a detailed report on the plea.

26 April, 2018

Top Officers Bow At My Feet, Asaram Told Schoolgirl He Raped

Outlook Web Bureau

What will you do by becoming a CA? Big officers bow their head at my feet, Asaram said, according the minor's statement.

25 April, 2018

Asaram Convicted In Rape Case: Key Developments

Outlook Web Bureau

Asaram's involvement was probed in two separate cases - one from Rajasthan and the other from Gujarat.

25 April, 2018

Guilty Of Rape Of Minor, Self-Styled Godman Asaram Sentenced To Life In Jail

Outlook Web Bureau

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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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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