On 27th May 2018, Hindutva extremists have set a church on fire in Karaikal, Puducherry.
Around 12.10 am few hindutva extremists set the church on fire. The land and the building was own by the church itself. This church was constructed in 2008 with all the legal documents.
All the materials and documents were burnt to ashes such as song books, fans, chairs, keyboard, Bibles, benches, pulpit, table, mikes etc. Christians informed the police station and the fire station but before they reached the spot the church was burnt to ashes.