Guwahati (Assam) , Aug 24 : A self-styled godman was arrested by the Assam police for allegedly sexually harassing women on pretext of curing their physical and psychological problems with his ‘supernatural powers’.
Identified as Ram Prakash Chauhan, the self-styled godman was arrested from Bhoraltup village in Morigaon on Wednesday.
“Police arrested a self-styled godman Ram Prakash Chauhan from Bhoraltup village on August 22; he used to hug and kiss women on the pretext of curing their physical and psychological problems with his ‘supernatural powers’,” a tweet posted by news agency ANI read.
The Godman was attracting huge crowds since last three months in his village claiming to have supernatural powers any type of problems of women and was nabbed after a complaint was lodged that he used to kiss women and claimed to cure them. The police also arrested the mother of the Godman .
Police said that he also set up a temple near his residence to attract more women.