Asaram case: Girl`s lawyer claims fresh threats

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

Updated: Sep 16, 2013, 07:53 AM IST

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

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

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

PTI