On 27th January 2019, Around 200 hindutva extremists stopped the worship, beaten up church members and locked the ladies in a room in Village Kopa in Pratapgarh District of Uttar Pradesh.
A group of hindutva extremist barged in to the worship service and started to beat the members and locked the ladies in a room. Later they took Pastor and two others with them. Two believers brutally beaten up and injured badly. There are around 30 members in the church.