Mangaluru, Nov 26, 2018: A year after a video containing a seer’s alleged relationship with a girl went viral on social media, the latter has filed a private complaint in a court here against the former accusing him and six others of rape and cheating.
The Mangaluru East Police have registered her complaint following directions from the II Judicial Magistrate First Class Court, Mangaluru.
The case has been registered against Nanjeshwara Shivacharya Swami (34) of Hunasamaranahalli near Bengaluru, Mallikarjuna (65), Jagadish (27), Basavaraj (64), Narayanaswami (56), Satyanarayana (52) and Subramani (52), from different places. The girl is said to be an artiste and a native of Thirthahalli in Shivamogga district. In her complaint to court, she said that the seer raped her after promising to marry her and assuring her of handing over administration of the mutt.
The police registered the case on the directions of the court.