Kochi: The Kerala High Court has not admitted the plea of Bishop Franco Mulakkal to stay the on-going rape case of the 44-year old nun.
The Catholic Church leader, GoaChronicle.com learned approached the High Court in order to stay the rape case filed by 44-year old nun. However the Kerala HC did not admit petition and rejected it.
Bishop Franco Mulakkal is the first Bishop in India to be arrested for raping and sodomising a 44-year old Nun, 13 times.
Members of the Catholic Church close to Bishop Franco Mulakkal has tried to intimidate and threaten the 44-year old Nun post the filing of the rape case with Kerala Police.
The Trial Court of Kochi has also warned Bishop Franco Mulakkal of arrest for his failure to attend Court hearings and seeking adjournments 13 times.