Asaram Bapu rushed to hospital
Jodhpur: Spiritual leader Asaram Bapu, who is lodged in Jodhpur Central Jail on accusations of rape, was rushed to the Mahatma Gandhi Hospital here after his health deteriorated.

During his check-up, Asaram told the Neurophysician that he is not able to sleep properly in the jail and that there is pain in his jaws.

After attending to him, doctor advised Asaram to get the X-ray and blood tests done. He was later sent back to the prison after receiving medical attention.

The Supreme Court earlier had sought Rajasthan government's response to a petition filed by Asaram Bapu, in custody since August last year on rape charges, seeking bail on ground of ill-health.