Infamously known as the “Lady Don” of Surat, 20-year-old Asmita Baa Gohil has been recently grabbing headlines after several videos of her brandishing weapons and threatening people around her locality went viral on social media.
The deadly and beautiful Asmita, who according to her Facebook profile loves expensive cars and bikes and frequently posts pictures of her wielding guns and swords, landed in another controversy after a video of her wielding a sword and along with a friend, threatening local shopkeepers and demanding protection money from them in Varsha Society in Surat’s Varachha surfaced online.
In the CCTV footage, which has gone viral on social media, Asmita is seen threatening a shopkeeper, extorting Rs. 500 and forcing him to shut his shop in Gujarat.
The footage shows “Lady Don” Asmita Gohil pillion riding her boyfriend Rahul on early Monday morning and the two can be seen going back and forth on their bike. They stop outside a panseller’s shop, Asmita threatens him with a sword after which he closes his shop.
A complaint was registered against her after the video became viral on the social media following which she was arrested by the local police.
”A 20-year-old girl and her friend have been arrested for threatening a shopkeeper, extorting Rs 500 and forcing him to shut his shop in Gujarat, ” the police said.
On many occasions in past, the lady don was seen openly threatening people with a weapon.
In one such video recorded in March, Asmita was seen abusing and wielding a billhook blade and her friend Sanjay Gohil holding a kitchen knife during a fracas with a group of men on Holi.
They were then booked for inciting riots and arrested. However, both of them later got bail.
“A lot of cases have been registered against this woman. Her past is riddled with criminal activities,” a police officer was quoted as saying by ANI.
According to her Facebook account, Asmita Baa Gohil is “self-employed” and has over 2,500 friends and 12,000 followers.
Her bio reads, “Hamare jeene ka tareeka thoda alag hai, hum ummeed par nahi, apni zidd per jeete hain” (Our way of life is different, we don’t live by expectations, we live on our own terms).
On her Facebook post, she has posted numerous photographs in which she is flaunting weapons like pistols, swords, knives. She also loves to pose with expensive cars and bikes.