woman companion's statement recorded today over Sarathi scandal

Bhubaneswar,August 14:The statement of woman who allegedly accompanied controversial godman Sarathi during his stay in Hyderabad was recorded before a first class judicial magistrate.
According to sources, the statement was recorded as per the section 164 of CRPC after the court granted its consent in this regard.

Women's statement has likely been recorded over the controversy surrounding Sarathi's stay at a Hyderabad Golkonda hotel and her involvement in the same, said sources.

Though Sarathi has denied the fact that he did not go to Hyderabad, the woman has already admitted in front of media that she went to Hyderabad with the controversial godman. However, she claimed that Sarathi is innocent.

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