JODHPUR: Self-styled God – Asaram Bapu was allegedly caught using mobile phone in his barrack in Jodhpur Central Jail. Some sources have confirmed that having spotted Asaram talking on the phone during a search drive in the jail. The Jail officials are reluctant to talk about it.
Some prisoners had a clash in barrack no. 7 on Thursday morning, where two prisoners thrashed two under-trial identified as Mukesh and Sunil following an argument.
According to the police sources that Sunil sustained minor injuries, while Mukesh sustained injuries and was rushed immediately to MG Hospital here for treatment. In their complaint, Both stated that they were attacked at the order of another prisoner Hoshiyar Singh.
After the incident, the administration of the jail began a search derive in the jail, where Asaram have been caught talking over a phone.
Jail sources, confirming the seizure of phone from Asaram, claimed that it was Reliance 4G phone, which Asaram had allegedly been using.
While others sources have confirmed that Asaram was in possession of a mobile phone, the jail officials remained silent on the issue and refused to comment on the issue.
It may be recalled that Prakash – one co-accused in Asaram case, stays in the jail to look after Asaram, even though he could have availed of bail. 3 others co-accused in the Asaram case are out on bail.