National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) activists staged demonstrations and pelted stones at the Asaram Bapu Ashram in Nashik on August 30 to protest against the self-proclaimed godman’s remarks on Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi.
He had accused them of leveling false accusations against him, in connection with the sexual assault of a minor.
Angered by the remarks, NSUI students wing of the Congress, demonstrated at the ashram off Gangapur Road, Savarkarnagar at 3 pm.
About 15-20 activists shouted slogans against Asaram Bapu and burnt his effigy. The mob ran away after the police reached the spot.