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Sep 06, 2013 at 12:04pm IST

Jodhpur police deny accessing any CD on Asaram

Jodhpur: The Jodhpur police have now said that they have not received any video clip, denying the existence of any CD that could hold evidence against the self-styled godman Asaram. This even as the police continue to build a water tight case against Asaram.

Police sources have said that Asaram tried to bribe the 16-year-old girl by promising to open a college for her. They have collected documents from Asaram's Ahmedabad ashram.

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Asaram is presently in judicial custody in Jodhpur. He has refuted the rape charge against him by the 16-year-old girl, saying her medical report does not support her allegation.

72-year-old Asaram was arrested in Indore following an FIR lodged by the 16-year-old that she was sexually assaulted by him.

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