Self-styled godman arrested for rape

New Delhi, September 13

The crime branch today arrested a self-styled godman, Ashu Bhai Guru JI Maharaj, alias Asif Khan, from Shahdara in connection with rape a woman in his ashram in Hauz Khas, said a police official.

According to a crime branch officer, for the past few days the Crime Branch was hunting for Ashu who was on run.

The original name of Ashu is Asif Khan and his father's name is Idah Khan. His original name found in the voter list which was mentioned below his son's name, Samar Khan, with his photograph.

A woman has alleged that Ashu had raped her and her minor daughter several times between 2008 and 2013 by Ashu, his son and friends. —  TNS