On 31st December 2018, Hindutva extremists disrupted the watch night service even in the midst of the police protection to the church in Godavari, Telangana.
Christians have built their church in 90’s and want to reconstruct the building. They have built a temporary tent to conduct the watch night service. They have taken the police protection during the watch night service.
Few women belongs hindutva extremists entered the tented and lit a fire on tent and ran away, they have done even in the presence of the police. Christians were in panic but police control the crowd and gave the assurance of protection and the Christians continued the watch night service.