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Guru nabbed on sexual assault charge

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An guru in India was arrested by police on charges of sexually assaulting a teenage girl, officials said on Sunday. 

The 16-year-old victim alleged that Asaram Bapu, 72, assaulted her on August 15 at his Jodhpu retreat in the north-western state of Rajasthan.

Bapu was arrested late Saturday night in the central state of Madhya Pradesh, Jodhpur police chief Ajay Pal Lamba said.

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