Hindutva extremists disrupted the prayer meeting, beating Pastor and family and threatened with dire consequences in Tamil Nadu

  March 3, 2019

  Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu

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

  Women


On 3rd March 2019, Hindutva extremists disrupted the prayer meeting, beating Pastor and family and threatened with dire consequences in Muthupettai, Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu.

A group of hindutva extremists barged in to the prayer meeting, beaten up Pastor, his family and believers. Pastor and believers went to register a complaint but the extremists pressurized the police personnel not to take any complaint from the Christians and put false allegation of forceful religious conversion.

Christians were threatened with dire consequences. As a result, deputy Superintendent of police asked Pastor to obtain permission for conducting the prayer meetings.


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