1. Asaram was arrested in 2013 right after a 16-year-old lady from Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh alleged sexual assault by him in his ashram on the outskirts of Jodhpur.
2. He faces prices of trafficking, rape, sexual crimes towards small children and could face a lifestyle imprisonment if located responsible.
3. Asaram was arrested from Indore and brought to Jodhpur central jail on September 1, 2013. He has been underneath judicial custody due to the fact.
4. The self-styled godman is embroiled in a rape scenario in Gujarat as nicely, the place two sisters have lodged separate grievances towards him and his son Narayan Sai, accusing them of rape and illegal confinement.
5. Around the final 4 a long time, due to the fact the trial started, as lots of as nine witnesses in the two conditions have been attacked. Three of them have died.
6. The 77-year old ‘godman’ unsuccessfully moved 12 bail purposes, of which 6 ended up turned down by trial court docket, three by the Rajasthan Higher Court docket and three by the Supreme Court docket.
7. Safety has been heightened and prohibitory orders issued in Jodhpur apprehending a danger to law and purchase from Asaram’s followers in scenario the judgement is not to their liking.
8. For the exact same explanation, the trial court docket has made the decision to pronounce the verdict from Jodhpur Central Jail, the place Asaram is lodged.
9. Decide Madhusudan Sharma, who will pronounce verdict has been provided with Z+ safety in see of his protection.
10. The law enforcement are also trying to find support from neighbouring states next stories that Asaram’s followers prepare to get there in Jodhpur on or ahead of the verdict.