By SM.12 Sep, 2018
KOZHIKODE: The Diocese of Jalandhar has claimed that the allegation of sexual abuse raised against the Jalandhar bishop Franco Mulakkal is a result of conspiracy.
A press note released by the diocese also said that the statements of the nun was contradictory.
The diocese alleged in the press note that a conspiracy is being staged with a clear agenda to destroy the bishop and the church.
The press note also pointed out that the bishop is innocent until proved guilty. It also demanded that a distance should be kept from the media which is trying to defame the bishop by insulting him until the truth is proven.