[BREAKING] "Not an ordinary crime:" Supreme Court refuses plea by Asaram Bapu seeking suspension of sentence to pursue Ayurvedic treatment

Asaram Bapu is currently serving a life sentence at Jodhpur Central Jail in connection with the rape of a minor girl.
 Justice Ramasubramanian, Indira Banerjee and Bela Trivedi.
Justice Ramasubramanian, Indira Banerjee and Bela Trivedi.

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused a plea by godman Asaram Bapu seeking suspension of his sentence, observing that the crime in which the godman stands convicted is "no ordinary crime at all" (Asharam @Ashumal v. State of Rajasthan).

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