New Delhi, Oct 22 (IENews) In a shocking incident Fr kuriakose kattithara has been found lying dead in his room in Bhogpur in Jalandhar today morning.
Fr Kuriakose was a 60-year old priest from the Jalandhar diocese who testified in front of the Kerala police against Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who was accused of rape of a 44-year old nun of the Missionaries of Jesus congregation.
The deceased priest incidentally also filed a complaint against Bishop Franco Mulakkal in the nun sexual abuse case.
Fr Kuriakose had complained to other priests in the Diocese for the torture meted out to him by the accused rapist Bishop and other officials of the Bishop house for speaking in favour of the nun.
The family of Fr Kuriakose believes that the death is a foul play and hope that police investigate the matter.
So far the Jalandhar police have not been able to find the cause of death.