New Delhi, Sep 24: Sister of Kerala nun rape case’s victim on Monday filed a petition to the state Director general of police, Kottayam SP, and Kalady circle inspector, stating that she and her family are receiving life threats.
In her plea, She said due to hatred, brothers of rape accused Franco Mulakkal filed fake complaints against me.
Kerala nun rape case: Sister of the complainant has filed a petition to the state DGP, Kottayam SP and Kalady circle inspector, stating that she and her family are receiving life threats and thus require protection for life and property.
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“Thomas Chittuparamban, a relative of Franco threatened to cause danger to my son & brother. One of his relative named Unni took a photo of me protesting and later threatened me, she alleged.
Earlier in a day, the magisterial court sentenced two weeks judicial custody to former Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who was arrested on charges of raping a nun.
Mulakkal, who headed the Roman Catholic Diocese in Jalandhar, has refuted the charges of sexual misconduct.
A 44-year-old Kerala based Nun has alleged that she was raped several times between 2014 to 2016.
Later, she filed an FIR against the bishop on June 27 this year.