Published On : Wed, Apr 25th, 2018

Asaram convicted for raping minor girl

Asaram Bapu convicted for the rape of a minor girl. Three co-accused have been held guilty, two have been acquitted by the court.

Asaram is accused of raping a teenage girl from Shahajahanpur in Uttar Pradesh, who was studying at the godman’s ashram at Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh. Asaram has denied the rape charges. The victim had alleged that Asaram called her to his ashram in Manai area near Jodhpur and raped her on the night of August 15, 2013.

Victim’s father: Hope witnesses who were murdered get justice :

Asaram is convicted, we have got justice. I want to thank everyone who supported us in this fight. Now I hope he will get strict punishment. I also hope the witnesses who were murdered or kidnapped get justice: Father of the Shahjahanpur victim Asaram case verdict.