Gonda: There was a stir in the area after the body of a teenager was allegedly found from a car parked inside Asaram Bapu’s ashram in Gonda, Uttar Pradesh. As soon as the information of the dead body was received, the police reached the spot and sent the body for post-mortem. Police have started investigation.
girl was missing for 4 days
According to reports, the girl had gone missing from her house four days ago and now her body has been found inside a car at the ashram of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu. The body was discovered when the staff of the ashram opened the doors of the car after smelling some foul smell. Police was informed as soon as the body was found.
Police sealed the car and the ashram
The police, who reached the spot, sealed the entire ashram including the car and started investigation. Police said preliminary investigation suggests that it appears the girl was murdered and an attempt was made to hide the body. The incident is being told of Asaram Bapu’s ashram located in Bimar village of Kotwali area, where this car was parked for the last several days.
body sent for postmortem
Police said it was the watchman of the ashram who smelled foul and opened the car and discovered the body. Police and forensic team are investigating the ashram and the vehicle.
In 2018, a special court in Jodhpur convicted him of rape. – He was found guilty of raping a 16-year-old girl at his Jodhpur ashram in 2013 – Asaram Bapu was sentenced to life imprisonment.