'Kissing Baba' arrested in Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Police have arrested a man popularly known as Kissing Baba, who hugged and kissed his female devotees to solve their problems and financial and domestic issues. Kissing Baba operated from a room behind an Ayyappa temple in Kadapa. He was arrested and produced in a court that remanded him to judicial custody. The court also referred him to a mental hospital as he behaved incoherently during the hearing. Police say they have also arrested one of his followers, Subba Reddy, who publicised the Baba's miracles in Kadapa district.