On 26th March 2018, Christians were threatened and Pastor was brutally beaten up by the hindutva extremists in Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh.
A group of hindutva extremists barged into an ongoing prayer meeting and disrupt it. Christians were threatened and pastor from Kerala was beaten up brutally. Later hindutva extremists called up the police alleging that religious conversion activities are carried out by these Christians
Eight Christians were taken in to the police custody and later police let Christians go without any complaint against them as the charged made found to be baseless.