Godman denied anticipatory bail
Thane: The district court has rejected the anticipatory bail petition of a godman who allegedly raped a Thane woman under the pretext of treating her father’s illness and claiming that she was his wife in previous birth.
A police officer said in her complaint, the woman alleged that Sailal Jedhiya, a godman from Guwahati, claimed that he had supernatural power to cure cancer patients— her father was suffering from cancer.
Meanwhile, Chitalsar police said that they are hot on the trail of the accused and he would be nabbed soon. —Nishikant Karlikar