As the verdict in the self style Godman Asaram Bapu came out yesterday and he was proved guilty in the case. Since then many reactions have come out from various sections of the society. India’s one of the biggest political parties Congress also utilized this opportunity to take a dig at BJP and PM Narendra Modi. It commented on the company of Modi with Asaram who is found guilty of rape. Congress party posted a clip of younger Narendra Modi with Asaram Bapu on Twitter. It is an undated video.
The video clipping has caption. It reads:
“A man is known by the company he keeps” – Aesop’s fables #AsaramVerdict
— Congress (@INCIndia) April 25, 2018
Congress followed its tweet with another one questioning BJP and its leaders.
To counter attack this tweet of company, BJP posted a picture senior leader Digvijaya Singh of Congress bowing down to Asaram Bapu. He is seen taking blessings from Bapu. After this, a series of tweets against Congress began to get posted on Twitter.
— Jayesh (@jayeshdewana12) April 25, 2018
— Sanit (@sanit_attri) April 25, 2018
What about this…. with convicted criminal… please be big pic.twitter.com/oyFoKNHZ7Q
— VIVEK SINGH CHANDEL (@mausamchandel) April 25, 2018
Even actor director producer singer Farhan Akhtar criticized people who are posting the previous images of politicians with Asaram before he accused in rape case of minor girl at his Ashram. Farhan tweeted that it wasn’t a crime if someone was associated with Asaram before he was accused or found guilty.
Godman Asaram Bapu is proved guilty for raping a 16 year old girl and he was imprisoned since 2013. The verdict has been declared in Jodhpur central Jail premises in which Asaram is lodged. Asaram has been charged under sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act and the Scheduled Castes and Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.