Witness in the Asaram Bapu Molestation Case Shot in Shahjahanpur

35-year-old Kripal Singh is a key witness in the case. 

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Police escort spiritual leader Asaram Bapu (C) outside an airport after his arrest in Jodhpur, in India’s desert state of Rajasthan. (Photo: Reuters)

The main witness in self-styled godman Asaram’s molestation case was shot by two unidentified men in Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh last night.

The witness, Ram Kripal, was shot while he was on his way home from the market.

Ram Kripal was shot and was immediately taken to the district hospital for primary treatment. From there he was referred to Bareilly. We are looking at the crime scene and investigating everything.
– Bablu Kumar, Superintendent of Police, Shahjahanpur

He assured that action will be taken against whoever is responsible for the crime.

(With inputs from ANI)

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