Large scale conspiracy to trap Cardinal Alencherry
Kochi: Police assume that large scale conspiracy occurred against Cardinal Mar George Alencherry. Police have found that fake documents were created as part of this and the accused includes priests. The secrets in the case were revealed with the arrest of Ernakulam Konthuruthy native Adithyan.
According to the statement of Adithyan, he forged the documents as requested by Fr. Kallookkaran. He also told that he was asked to send the documents to Fr Paul Thelakatt to ensure that the names of priests are not included in the issue.
Police have confirmed that the documents were forged with the help of Adithyan to trap the Cardinal. Police have informed that more priests will be questioned in connection with the case.
Adithyan was arrested in connection with the Syro-Malabar Church document forgery case the other day. He had stated during questioning that the documents that he got weren’t fake. But, the probe team found in another questioning session that the fake documents were created in Adithyan’s computer. Police have seized the computer. After registering Adithyan’s arrest on Sunday, they produced him before the magistrate and he was remanded.