The body of a girl was found in Asaram’s ashram in Gonda, Uttar Pradesh. The girl’s body was found lying in the ashram. Her age is said to be around 13-14 years and she is missing for the last three days. Now that the body has been found, panic has spread in the area. Police also reached the spot and took him into custody.
The body has been sent for postmortem and the matter is being investigated. During this time also a large number of people had gathered here. Asaram is in jail these days.
The matter is of Vimaur of the city Kotwali area. Police said that in the preliminary investigation, a case of hiding the dead body due to murder has come to light. The car in which the girl’s body was found was parked here for the past several days.
On April 25, 2018, a Jodhpur court sentenced Asaram to life imprisonment after he was found guilty of raping a girl at his ashram in 2013. Asaram is currently lodged in Jodhpur Central Jail. Asaram has repeatedly applied for bail, which has been rejected each time.
In another case, Asaram and his son Narayan Sai were accused of rape by two sisters in Surat. The elder sister had accused Asaram of rape while the younger sister had accused Narayan Sai of rape. In this case too, a charge sheet has been filed against Asaram and no hearing has been held in this case for a long time. Asaram’s son Narayan Sai is currently lodged in Surat’s Lajpur Jail.