A pastor got beaten up for distributing Bible tracts by 12 hindutva fundamentalists at Barh in Patna, Bihar.
The assailants tried to force him to profane the name of the Lord Jesus Christ. He was was assaulted with iron rods, a sickle, slippers and belt. He was beaten mercilessly and continuously for 4 to 5 hours. They finally stopped only when he started to bleed profusely to the extent that his clothes were soaked in his own blood.