'Asaram's followers threatening girl's family to withdraw case'

AsaramAsaram Bapu has been booked for allegedly sexually assaulting the girl in a Jodhpur ashram on August 15.

Counsel for the girl, who was allegedly sexually exploited by Asaram Bapu, on Monday claimed to have received threats from followers of the self-styled godman.

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Lawyer of the victim, Manish Vyas, claimed that the threat was issued to a friend of the victim's father asking him to withdraw the statements of her daughter against Asaram.

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Referring to an audio clip, Vyas said the girl and her family continue to receive threats from Asaram's followers.

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"I have urged the police to ensure adequate security to the family," Vyas said.

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