The Kottayam Additional District Court on Monday cancelled bail of Franco Mulakkal, deposed bishop of Jalandhar who is facing a rape case. The court has also issued a non-bailable warrant against him.
The case was earlier set for hearing on July 1. However, the accused was not present in the court, citing 'he was in coronavirus containment zone'.
On Monday, when the case was taken up again, Special Prosecutor deposed that the Jalandhar civil line was not part of any containment zone. The court, admitting the argument, cancelled the bail of Franco Mulakkal