Hindutva extremists attacked and demolished the gates of the church, gave complaint to the police station in Waynad

  August 27, 2018

  Kerala, Wayanad

  Complicity of Authorities, Damage to Property, Intimidation, Threats and Harassment, Restrictions on religious assembly, Social Ostracism

  Women


On 27th August 2018, Hindutva extremists attacked and demolished the gates of the church, gave complaint to the police station in Waynad, Kerala.

Pastor purchased 10 cents of land for a building of a church in Waynad. When the pastor bought the land there was no any neighbours at the beginning but later in time many people bought land near to the church and started to live there. Church building was dedicated on 25th December, 2017.

Pastor started to conduct the worship service here since then from the rental house and it is running without any problem but a hindutva extremists complaint to the police station to stop the worship service and because of the pressure from the higher level, the church service was stopped in this building and a place was given in near by auditorium to conduct worship service.

In the morning on 27 August 2018 while nobody were in the Church, hindutva extremist came with a group and demolished the door the lock and entered into the Church with wrong intentions. Pastor complained to the police station but so far no action has been taken.


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