On 12th March 2017, a pastor was beaten up and threatened by the villagers in West Midnapore, West Bengal.
The villagers brought an allegation against the pastor that he has been carrying out conversion in the village, and asked the pastor to leave the village. This happened while the Sunday worship was going on. This church has been there for the last 3 years and it has 35 members.
The local police have taken the pastor’s statement but the FIR has not been filed.