Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Cuttack, Apr 2:
Self proclaimed godman Santosh Raul aka Sarathi Baba today deposed before the special court in Odisha’s Cuttack via video conferencing.
He was produced in connection with a fraud case Odisha Crime Branch filed against him.
Apart from Sarathi, his adopted son Satyam also appeared before the court in person in connection with the same case. Besides, co-accused Santosh Gachhayat also appeared before the court.
“In connection with a case filed by Odisha Crime Branch under Sections 420, 468 and 471 of IPC, Satyam today appeared before the court. We submitted the bail bonds and the dates for trial were announced by the court. All other cases against him are pending in the High Court,” said Satyam’s legal counsel Manas Chand.
Speaking to reporters at the court, Satyam said that he has “complete faith in God and the court” and hoped that he would get justice and walk out free soon.