July 17, 2020


Darjeeling snow after a decade. Father Paul Thelakkattu denies the amount was paid as compensation. The team had also sought legal opinion before taking him into custody. July 14, They said the probe team was threatening those who came out in support of the bishop.

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Meanwhile, the bishop, in his complaint to the police, alleged that he was blackmailed by the relatives of the nun. The slow progress in the investigation amounted to violation of the right of the sexual abuse survivor to life. According to the probe team, they will return on Monday to the Vatican Embassy, as they have now applied for permission.

The Missionaries of Jesus congregation of Jalandhar met Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan here on Wednesday and complained against the police team probing the case of alleged rape of a nun by a Roman Catholic bishop. The police have their own method of investigation.

Where the elephant god sleeps 7 Days. He, therefore, sought adjournment of the hearing.

His counsel prayed for nyn pointing out that police had completed the investigation with which he had cooperated. The special investigation team SIT led by K. The day street protest near the High Court, seeking justice to the nun allegedly subjected to sexual abuse by Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal, drew to a close here on Saturday with a rousing reception to the five nuns who were part of the public agitation.


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The court said the investigation so far conducted could not be faulted. Disclosures such as the rape charges against the Jalandhar Bishop should be eye-openers for them, they said.

Also Read Jalandhar diocese sex scandal: It can take a minimum of seven and a half years to become a Poor Clare. Who has spoken about sexual harassment? Police teams sent to undisclosed places Three police teams were sent out to undisclosed places on Thursday night for what Mr. The diary was manipulated as part of a preconceived plan to create evidence. After a series of torture, I was thrown out of the convent on February The investigation was at a crucial stage.

The court passed the order when the petition filed by K. Therefore, there was no need for keeping him in the custody of police. The bishop, who was heading the diocese in Jalandhar, arrived in Kochi on Tuesday evening and left for Thrissur for the night.

Therefore, his arrest was improper. When the petition came up, Director-General a,uva Prosecution Manjeri Sreedharan Nair said a few pending public interest litigation petitions for his arrest would come up for further hearing on September She had alleged that she was raped by the bishop from May 5, to May 6, on 14 occasions in a room attached to the St.

Bishop Franco Mulakkal and Kerala nun rape case: the story till now

Besides, investigation had to be carried out in Jalandhar to ascertain the statement of the accused and collect some more evidence. SP, Vaikom, has been entrusted nuh the investigation. Kottayam Superintendent of Police Hari Sanker, who is leading the interrogation team, told journalists on Thursday night that the interrogation would be wrapped up on Friday.


Thadathil was also recorded by the police on Saturday. They must collect all the evidences to ensure that there is a fool-proof case and no guilty person escapes punishment. Ilayidom and film couple Aashique Abu and Rima Kallingal.

Report Kerala priest denies protests against bishop undermine church. However, Mulakkal has denied the charges. The court also agreed with an argument of the Additional Deputy Director of Prosecution that the investigation officer had to collect materials to prima face support the allegation against the Bishop before arresting him.

A Kerala court on Saturday extended by 14 days till October 20 the judicial custody of Roman Catholic bishop Franco Mulakkal, arrested on the charge of repeatedly raping and sexually assaulting a nun.

The second round of investigation started here on Wednesday when he was subjected to over seven hours of rigorous questioning followed by over eight-and-a-half hours of further grilling on Thursday.