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Supreme Court sets aside furlough granted to Narayan Sai

Gujarat government had approached Supreme Court after High Court granted 2-week furlough to rape convict Narayan Sai New Delhi: The Gujarat High Court’s order granting 14-day furlough to rape convict Narayan Sai was set aside by the Supreme Court on Wednesday. The Gujarat government had challenged the HC’s order in the Apex Court. A single-judge...

SC rejects Asaram’s interim bail plea for availing Ayurvedic treatment

Jailed self-styled godman Asaram Bapu’s plea seeking interim bail for availing Ayurvedic treatment has been declined by the Supreme Court. The top court reminded Asaram that he had not been convicted for an ordinary crime. Notably, he is serving life imprisonment after being convicted for raping a 16-year-old devotee at his ashram. Asaram had requested...

Asaram Bapu being given Ayurvedic treatment in jail

Controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, whose oxygen level dipped on Sunday, is being provided with Ayurvedic treatment as desired by him. Asaram, who is lodged in Jodhpur jail, is being administered oxygen in the prison after he refused to go to AIIMS Jodhpur. Asaram had tested positive for COVID-19 and was discharged from AIIMS two...

COVID-positive Asaram Bapu also suffering from stomach ulcer

Controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu’s health condition has deteriorated as he developed stomach ulcer and had to undergo endoscopy in a hospital in Jodhpur on Monday. Asaram is being treated in two different hospitals. While his endoscopy was undertaken in Mathuradas Mathur Hospital, he was taken to the All India Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Jodhpur for...
Rajasthan HC defers hearing on bail plea of Asaram Bapu

Rajasthan HC defers hearing on bail plea of Asaram Bapu

The Rajasthan High Court on Thursday deferred the hearing on the bail plea of controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu till May 21. Asaram, who is serving a life sentence in connection with the rape of a 16-year-old girl, has filed a plea seeking bail for his treatment in Kerala. Recently, he had tested positive for...

COVID positive Asaram Bapu put on ventilator after his health deteriorates

Controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu has been put on ventilator support after his condition deteriorated. Earlier, he had tested positive for COVID-19 and was shifted to the MG Hospital on Wednesday night after he complained of breathlessness and fever. Notably, Asaram has been found guilty and convicted for rape and is serving his life sentence...

Asaram Bapu tests positive for COVID-19, kept in ICU

Controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu who is lodged in jail in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur has tested positive for COVID-19. He has been awarded life imprisonment after being found guilty in a rape case. Asaram, who had strong political connections and thousands of followers before landing in trouble, has been shifted to the intensive care unit (ICU)...

Asaram’s followers throng hospital after the jailed godman complains of chest pain

A large number of followers of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu from Gujarat poured in at the Mathuradas Mathur Hospital at Jodhpur where he has been admitted after he complained of chest pain. The followers thronged the hospital to inquire about his health and raised slogans in favour of the jailed godman. Later, on Thursday,  Asaram...

HC again rejects Asaram’s bail plea citing COVID-19 scare

The Gujarat high court has for the second time rejected a bail plea of Asaram who is in jail in connection with the rape of a devotee at his Motera Ashram in the year 2013. The court while dismissing the petitions said that the reasons for applying for bail in the current application as well...