High-alert in Jodhpur-Asaram case
Section 144 imposed in Jodhpur until 30th April.
Verdict is going to be delivered in Asaram sexual assault case on 25th April. Prior to this, Section 144 has been imposed in Jodhpur. Following the oncoming verdict, Asaram’s followers have been made to vacate the ashram on Pal road in Jodhpur.
Jodhpur city is on high-alert. Heavy police personnel can be seen stationed outside the ashram to handle any unpleasant situation. Section 144 states that there cannot be any large gathering in the city. Not more than 4 people can assemble in one place. Jodhpur is under Section 144 from 20th April to 30th April, a period of 10 days.
Public cannot take out rallies or processions in the city without prior permission between the specified dates. The verdict will be delivered on 25th April inside Central Jail, Jodhpur. There is a possibility of ruckus following the verdict based on which police petitioned High Court to deliver the verdict inside Central Jail itself which was accepted by Court.