This Article is From Apr 26, 2019

Jailed Asaram's Son Narayan Sai Convicted For Rape

Jailed Asaram's Son Narayan Sai Convicted For Rape

Narayan Sai was accused of raping his father's disciple.

Surat, Gujarat:

A Gujarat court today convicted son of self-styled godman and rape convict Asaram, Narayan Sai, in a rape case. 

The sessions court in Surat, which convicted Narayan Sai, said it will pronounce the sentence in the case on April 30. 

Narayan Sai was arrested in 2013 in rape of a Surat-based woman, who was a disciple of his father between 2002 and 2005. The rape case was filed in 2013 when the woman and her sister approached police. 

The woman had accused Sai of repeated sexual assault when she was living at Asaram's ashram in Surat. Narayan Sai was arrested from Harayana's Pipli. 

Asaram, convicted in another rape case, is serving a life term. 

(With inputs from agencies)