Jodhpur, Oct 26 IBNS | 1 year ago

A Jodhpur court on Saturday extended the judicial custody of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu and four others till Nov 6 in connection with sexual assault case.


On Friday, a sessions court in Jodhpur extended Asaram's judicial custody by a day.

Asaram was sent to the Jodhpur Central Jail on Sept 2 after the court remanded him to a 14-day judicial custody first for assaulting a minor.

Earlier, Asaram passed potency test, which established that he is medically fit and sexually potent.

The 15-year-old girl, who was staying at Asaram's hostel in Rajasthan's Jodhpur, had filed a First Information Report (FIR) at Kamla market police station in Delhi alleging she was sexually assaulted by the godman.

(Posted on 26-10-2013)