Wednesday, Apr 24 2019 | Time 08:21 Hrs(IST)
image
  • NZ and France seek to crack down terrorism on social media
  • IOC unveils medal design for Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympics
  • Train service resumes in Kashmir
  • Barca beat Alaves to move to within 3 points of Liga Santander title
  • Trump meets Twitter CEO Dorsey to discuss social media
  • Russia's Khasan border city boosts security measures ahead of Kim's arrival
  • US ready to delay Butina sentencing if defence needs more time to review evidence - Filing
  • US treasury to decide on Trump tax return request by May 6 - Mnuchin
  • UN Security Council adopts resolution to combat sexual violence in war
  • France denounces attacks against military forces in Mali
  • 45 children killed in Sri Lanka bombings, says UNICEF
  • 169 present nomination papers in MP
  • 169 present nomination papers in MP
  • Anti-Pragya remark; FIR filed
  • Anti-Pragya remark; FIR filed
India


Godman remanded to police custody in rape case

Godman remanded to police custody in rape case

New Delhi, Sep 14 (UNI) A Delhi Court on Friday remanded self styled godman Ashu Bhai to three-day police remand on charges of allegedly gangraping a woman and her 16-year old daughter at his ashram in Hauz Khas area here.

Police have registered a case under section 376 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Act against Ashu and his son Samar. After registration of FIR, the godman allegedly fled to Ghaziabad. Police traced both the godman and his son to Ajnara Apartments and then handed them over to the Crime Branch of Delhi Police. According to police, there was sufficient evidence against the godman who allegedly committed rape with the mother and daughter at his ashram.

On September 11, the woman appeared in a South Delhi court and recorded her statement. Police teams would be visiting the ashram to verify the claims of the lady. The woman has claimed that the ashram was set up in the basement of a building. Ashu Bhai sold incense sticks, candles and Shani yantras there along with his manager Ravi Shankar. The woman claimed that many women were also called to this ashram.

Followers of Ashu Bhai told the police that he had changed his name from Asif Khan to Ashu Bhai and started practising astrology. He would charge a huge amount for performing rituals. It is alleged that in the early 1990 Ashu used to stay in a JJ colony in Wazirpur and run a cycle-repair shop there. After some time, he shifted to a market in Sarai Rohilla in North Delhi to practise astrology and started making followers. Ashu was contacted by some television channels who promoted him as a specialist in removing bad luck.

UNI XC SHK1817

More News

SC orders CBI probe into thrashing of businessman by Atiq Ahmed in UP jail

23 Apr 2019 | 9:43 PM

New Delhi, Apr 23 (UNI) Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the CBI to conduct a detailed probe into the thrashing of a businessman by former MP and gangster Atiq Ahmed's men inside prison cell and ordered suspension of erring jail officials found involved in the incident.

see more..

1983-batch IDAS officer assumes charge as CGDA

23 Apr 2019 | 9:12 PM

New Delhi, Apr 23 (UNI) 1983-batch Indian Defence Accounts Service (IDAS) officer Rajendra Kumar Nayak on Tuesday took over as the 52nd Controller General of Defence Accounts (CGDA).

see more..

Around 3980 quarters of illicit liquor seized in Delhi

23 Apr 2019 | 8:48 PM

New Delhi, Apr 23(UNI) Keeping in view the elections and the vigil on the border entry points in the national capital, Delhi Police on Tuesday seized around 3980 quarters of illicit liquor at Jharoda picket.

see more..

UNI NEWS DIGEST AT 2000 HRS FOR APRIL 23, 2019

23 Apr 2019 | 8:02 PM

New Delhi : Third phase records 61.

see more..

Warm day in Delhi, air quality 'poor'

23 Apr 2019 | 7:41 PM

New Delhi, Apr 23 (UNI) National capital experienced sultry weather on Tuesday with maximum temperature settling at 40.

see more..
image