Christians beaten when returning from water baptism service

  January 24, 2016

  Karnataka, Shimoga

  Intimidation, Threats and Harassment, Physical assault

A Pastor in Gopala Area, in the outskirts of Shimoga Town, situated in Shimoga district of Karnataka on 24th January, 2016, along with other Christians went to the Puradhal Water Tank in order to conduct baptisms for followers of Christ. After the baptisms, on their way back, at about 4.30 pm, hindutva fundamentals beat them up severely and they were admitted in the McGann govt hospital of Shimoga. A complaint was lodged with the police.

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