Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad
Controversial Guru Asaram Bapu has been booked for rape of a 16 year old girl in his Jodhpur ashram.
The girl’s parents who were staunch followers of Asaram filed a complaint against him at Kamla market police station in New Delhi.
The girl has alleged that Asaram sexually assaulted her when the later called her at his ashram in the name of a religious ceremony. Asaram had organized a three day camp in Jodhpur which concluded on Tuesday. The girl had visited the ashram with her parents who stay in Shahjanpur, UP.
After returning home the girl told her parents about her ordeal and they tried to book a police complaint. But Shahjanpur police refused to take the complaint. Even Jodhpur police refused to take the complaint. Finally the complaint was registered at Delhi.
Asaram has always been in controversy. He has charges of land encroachments in Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat, attempt to murder and even culpable homicide of young students in 2008.
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