The special court of Central Bureau of Investigation CBI today pronounced the judgment in sister Abhaya's murder case. Three accused persons are Fr.Thomas M Kottoor, Fr.Jose Poothrikkayil, and Sister Sefi. One of them Fr. Jose Poothrikkayil has been acquitted due to lack of evidence against him in the murder.
However, other two accused Fr.Thomas M Koottoor and sister Sefi would continue in the judicial custody, face the trial. The case goes back to 1992, March 27th, where sister Abhaya, residing at Pius X convent, Kottayam, was found be murdered.
CBI charged the three accused with murder, destruction of evidence, accused rebutted the charges as fabricated.CBI will proceed further with the investigation.
Justice delayed is Justice denied.