Wasn’t Scared for My Life, They Were Kind to Me, Says Father Tom
Bengaluru: Father Tom Uzhunnalil, the Kerala cleric who was discharged as of late after over 17 months in bondage in Yemen, achieved Bengaluru on Friday, a day after he arrived in India and met Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Talking the Don Bosco Church in the city, Father Tom said his captors were thoughtful to him. “I didn’t cry. I didn’t shudder. I wasn’t terrified for my life. They didn’t torment me and gave me nourishment. They were thoughtful to me,” he said.
“After the required rest and recovery period in Vatican City, Father Tom returned home today. On entry, he was gotten by Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Tourism K J Alphons. Father Tom likewise met Prime Minister and External Affairs Minister,” Thursday’s official statement said.
Father Uzhunnalil was stole on March 4, 2016, allegedly in an occurrence of a fear monger assault in Aden by a unidentified gathering and assumed to an obscure position, the service said.