Pastor, Believer Arrested in Madhya Pradesh, India

  March 11, 2012

  Betul, Madhya Pradesh

  Intimidation, Threats and Harassment


Madhya Pradesh police on 11 March arrested a pastor and one believer after Hindu extremists disrupted the Sunday worship in Multai, Betul district of Madhya Pradesh.  

Dr. Victor Choudhrie, the extremists allegedly from the Bajrang Dal, at about 11 a.m barged into the worship meeting of a house church, stopped the meeting and accused Pastor Motilal Gujare of forceful conversion.”ujare’s brother, a staunch Hindu extremist instigated the local extremists to attack the worship service conducted by his brother due to some personal grievance he has against him.

Multai Town police soon arrived at the spot and arrested Pastor Motilal Gujare and one believer, Prakash Masih under Sections 298 for uttering, words with deliberate intent to wound the religious feelings of any person and various Sections of the Indian Penal Code.

Source: EFI News


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