A case of brutal assault on a woman has been exposed in Tamil Nadu. According to the commune mag, The victim’s mistake was that she had seen a pastor and another woman in an objectionable position.
According to the report, Joseph Isidore, the pastor of Kanyakumari district, runs an orphanage and old age home called Hormines Home for the Destitute at Rosamipuram near Pankudi in Tirunelveli district. It houses more than 30 destitute children and the elderly.
Pastor Joseph Isidore, who was seen in an objectionable position with a woman and the victim of the attack, has been identified as Rajammal. She is a resident of Mudumotanamozhi Kovil Street near Thoothyanavalai. She has worked in the orphanage for several years as a cook.
It was rumored that Christian priest Joseph had an affair with a woman Jayalakshmi, who was working there. But on January 25, when the two were with each other, Rajammal saw her in her room and saw them both. The priest and Jayalakshmi were left shocked after this. He started arguing with Rajammal and attacked him badly.
He suffered serious injuries due to this sudden attack on Rajamal. He had to be admitted to the government hospital in Radhapur. Reportedly, Radhapur sub-inspector Shiva Perumal knew about the relationship between the woman and the priest.
When the sub-inspector reached Rajammal for questioning, the victim told him in what circumstances he was attacked. He said that he did not disclose the whole incident due to poverty and absence of anyone. But now their complaint is being prosecuted against both the accused.
Significantly, this incident in Tamil Nadu is absolutely Sister Abhaya’s case As it is. In it, Abhaya found two priests and a nun – Thomas Kuttur, Jose Puthrukayil, and Sister Sefi in ‘objectionable position’. On seeing Sister Abhaya, the three attacked him, making Sister Abhaya unconscious. After this the three together put them in the well. In this case also, all three were afraid that Sister Abhaya should not tell anyone.