Indian Priest Abducted in Yemen Attack
An indian Salesian priest, Father Tom Uzhunnalil, that works in Yemen was abducted on the 4th March when a group of terrorists stormed an elderly care home run by Kolkata-based Missionaries of Charity, handcuffed the victims before shooting them in the head.
According to Vatican Radio it was reported that Fr. Uzhunnalil was praying in the chapel of the premises when the attack happened.
At the hit of the news about the attack, the priest’s whereabout wasn’t noticed until on Saturday (a day after the attack). The minister of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj announced it publicly. The minister have equally assured that measures to locate the priest’s whereabout is now a priority in New Delphi. Below are the minister’s tweets: