Hindutva extremists brutally beaten up pastor, demanded money and threatened with dire consequences in Odisha

  November 10, 2018

  Odisha, Sundargarh

  Complicity of Authorities, Intimidation, Threats and Harassment, Physical assault, Restrictions on religious assembly

  Women


On 10th November 2018, Hindutva extremists brutally beaten up pastor, demanded money and threatened with dire consequences in Sundargarh, Odisha.

Pastor is been on a constant threat since 2011 because of many are coming for the worship service. Around 4000 people came to the Lord through a healing meeting. Hindutva extremists givng contant threat to the pastor to stop the prayer meeting and they gave complaint in the police station. Police called Pastor to the police station for enquiry.

Meantime, around 300 hindutva extremists attacked Pastor and his family as they were in the hospital to consult a doctor, during that time they broke the car window. They used sticks, bricks and stones, took the pastor to the place where Durga worship was going one.

Hindutva extremists pallned to kill everyone in the family. They beaten up pastor, tour his clothes and put petrol on his body but God saved him that there was a confusion among the hindutva extremists and there was a fight among them. Police came and rescued Pastor from them and admitted in the hospital as he was severely injured.

Even at the police station a great mob was there to kill Pastor but God protected him and he was in jail for 10 days and still he is on constant threatened by the hindutva extremists to kill Pastor and demanding money.


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