An Indian Catholic priest was attacked with knife by 72-year-old man on Sunday during prayer in Melbourne church.
As per the report before the attack happened, 72 years old culprit asked about the nationality of the priest. There are fair chances if this murder was due to Racism. The priest was stabbed in neck.
Further it was said that culprit said to priest that as he is an Indian so he must be a either Hindu or Muslim and consequently cannot lead the mass.
Priest was an Indian, Rev Tomy Kalathoor Mathew who was 48 years old.
The culprit is been charged with deliberately and irresponsibly producing injury and bailed to seem in the Broadmeadows Magistrates Court this 13th June.
India priest is recovering from injuries in hospital and he was serving as priest of St Mathews Parish in Melbourne for past four years.