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  • Bhopal: With Asaram’s fall, sale of ashram products drops

    Bhopal: Despite conviction, Asaram Bapu’s name still sells. Around 15 general stores named after him are continuing with the business as always. However, the sale of his Ashram products has dipped after the tainted saint was jailed for life for teen rape. The main general store on the premises of jailed Asaram’s Gandhinagar Ashram offers a wide variety of ayurvedic and non-ayurvedic products including.

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    Indore: Asaram is a Mahatma, says Mahant Nritya Gopal Das

    Indore: Though self-styled tainted godman Asaram Bapu has been convicted by the special trial court in Jodhpur in a rape case, Ram Janmbhumi Nyas president Mahant Nritya Gopal Das said Asaram is innocent and has fallen prey to a conspiracy.

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    Asaram Bapu Rape Verdict: Television celebrities hail court verdict against self-styled godman

    Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu was yesterday sentenced to life-long jail term by a special SC/ST court here for raping a minor nearly five years ago. This is the second case of a powerful spiritual leader being convicted of a sexual offence in less than a year after Gurmeet Ram Rahim last August. On which television celebrities ‘thankful’ to Indian law.

  • Bhopal: See conspiracy in verdict; believe in Asaram, look up to God say followers

    Bhopal: On the heels of life term being awarded to Asharam Bapu by the Jodhpur court on Wednesday, the followers of Bapu in an ashram in the city disagreed with the verdict. They told Free Press that their ‘Bapuji’ was ‘innocent’ and claimed that he had been framed by politicians.They affirmed their belief in him and God.

  • Bhopal: Post Asaram case verdict, people laud verdict, demand scrutiny of money  

    Bhopal: People in the city welcomed the award of life imprisonment to Asaram Bapu by the Jodhpur court on Wednesday. In their views he is a good orator and not a spiritual leader. Some believe that he deserves nothing less that capital punishment. Many called for an scrutiny of his financial empire by the government.

  • Indore: Asaram’s ashram under scanner for land abuse, adding sports facilities

    Indore: The local ashram of Asaram Bapu who was sentenced to life imprisonment by Jodhpur court on Wednesday for raping a minor girl, is under scanner for unuathorised construction. Two cases pertaining to violation of lease conditions, raising illegal construction and encroachment on government lands are pending in revenue courts of collector and tehsildar. The ashram located at Khandwa Road is run by Asharam Bapu Gurukul Trust.

  • Asaram Bapu Convicted: Farhan Akhtar asks people to stop sharing PM Narendra Modi’s pictures with the child rapist

    Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar took a stand for PM Narendra Modi today when people started trolling the Prime Minister over a picture of him with Asaram Bapu. Asaram Bapu got convicted for rape charges today by the Jodhpur Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe Court. He was booked under Section 376 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) act and Juvenile Justice (JJ) Act.

  • Asaram rape case verdict: My life under threat, says key witness

    Panipat (Haryana): Asaram Bapu former aide and a key witness in the case, Mahendra Chawla on Wednesday requested the Centre for additional security as he believed his life, like other witnesses, is constantly under threat.

  • Asaram rape case: All you need to know ahead of verdict

    Jodhpur (Rajasthan): Nearly five years after rape charges were levelled against self-styled godman, Asaram Bapu, the Jodhpur Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe Court is set to pronounce its verdict today.

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    Blackbuck Poaching Case: Salman Khan is Qaidi No. 106; shares ward no. 2 with Asaram Bapu in Jodhpur jail

    Jodhpur: Bollywood actor Salman Khan, who has been sentenced to five-year jail term in Blackbuck poaching case, has been lodged in ward number 2 and given number 106 in Jodhpur Central jail. As per the Jodhpur DIG (Jail) Vikram Singh, multiple layers of security have been put in place for the actor in the jail, and he has been lodged in a

  • Supreme Court to hear Asaram Bapu’s bail plea today

    New Delhi: The lawyer of self-styled Godman Asaram Bapu will on Friday apply for an interim bail before the Supreme Court, in connection with a rape case registered against his client in Gujarat. Earlier in August, the apex court had expressed concern over the delay in the hearing of the case and had asked the Gujarat trial court to consider Asaram Bapu’s case urgently and finish the trial in a time bound

  • Asaram Bapu, Radhe Maa, Gurmeet Ram Rahim listed in fake babas list

    Allahabad: Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad, on Sunday in its committee, issued a list of “fake babas” where the names of Asaram Bapu, Radhe Maa, recently convicted Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and Nirmal Baba have been mentioned.

  • Bhopal: Asaram Ashram unaffected by godman’s fall from grace

    Bhopal: Though Godman Asaram Bapu is behind bars for more than two years now, it is business as usual at his Ashram and school at Airport Road in the city. “Sant Shri Asaramji Ashram Gurukul Evam Gaushala” reads the board above the imposing gate that leads to sprawling ashram. At the point where the road leading to the ashram hives off from the Airport Road, stands the “Asaram Bapu Bus Stop”.

  • Supreme Court irked by Guj govt delay in Asaram Bapu case

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Monday pulled up the Gujarat Government for going slow in an alleged rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu alias Ashumal. A bench comprising justices N.V. Ramanna and Amitava Roy asked the state government why the victim has not been examined till now. It asked the state government to file an affidavit in this regard and posted the matter for further hearing after Diwali. The

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    OMG! 6 Controversial Godmen of India, other than Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

    Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was held guilty by a court of raping two female disciples and sentenced to 10 years in jail . This is not the first time that a self-proclaimed godman has found himself in the midst of controversy. From corruption, murder to rape these Indian godmen have been involved in everything.

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    Rishi Kapoor slams godmen, Radhe Maa

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has lashed out at self-proclaimed godmen like Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Asaram Bapu, Nityananda and godwoman Sukhwinder Kaur alias Radhe Maa and has urged the central government to take strict action against all of them.

  • Supreme Court to hear Asaram Bapu’s bail plea

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today is set to hear the bail plea of self styled godman, Asaram Bapu, who is facing charges of rape.