Photos: 'Godmen' who courted controversy

23-Sep-2017

A 21-year-old law student from Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district was allegedly raped by a self-styled godman based in Rajasthan, police said. "Based on the woman's complaint, a case was lodged against 70-year-old Swami Kaushlendra Prapannachari Falahari Maharaj on September 11, said Bilaspur Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Archana Jha. The incident had allegedly taken place at Madhusudan ashram of the godman in Alwar, Rajasthan, on August 7 this year, she said

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As Rajasthan's self-styled Godman Falahari Maharaj was arrested for allegedly raping a woman, here is a look at other infamous godmen who courted controversy