Railway Police said they were not aware that the man was beaten up while being brought to the police station.
The woman also submitted that when she escaped and reached her husband’s house, she was subjected to mental and physical torture.
The bill is expected to have penal provisions, and may also insist that the persons who wish to convert to another faith file an application before the Deputy Commissioner two months prior.
Earlier in the day, Power Minister Sunil Kumar said the government will bring in Love Jihad Bill soon.
No case was filed with respect to more than half of the incidents that came to light (despite video evidence) stating that no one lodged a complaint.
The ATS arrested Maulana Umar Gautam on June 20 for allegedly running a racket of illegal religious conversions.
The ruling CPM, which has always rejected reports of ‘love jihad’ in the state, has finally accepted the charge, albeit indirectly.
K Sudhakaran and V D Satheesan meet Changanassery archbishop, Muslim Youth Federation president; and visit Mar Kallarangatt and CSI bishop separately
The day began with the visit of BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Suresh Gopi around 8.45am. He held discussions with the bishop for nearly an hour.
"This was an organised and planned attempt with certain aim rather than isolated incidents," said Fr John Pallikkavayalil, director, department of catechism, in a press release.
“There is no doubt that we must counter all obsolescence that plagues our society. It is essential that all social evils are opposed and public opinion must be formed against them.
Earlier, senior Congress leaders Satheesan and P T Thomas also strongly criticised the bishop, saying he crossed the limits.
Those who hold responsible positions should not break the communal harmony and amity existing in society by making such statements, the Congress leaders said.
On narcotic jihad, the bishop said the rising number of drug cases was an example of the menace gripping the society.
The 16-year-old boy had reportedly run away with a 12-year-old girl from Balia in Uttar Pradesh and was first found by police personnel some 17 km outside Dewas city.