Pastor detained by the police on false accusations by religious extremists in U.P.

  December 4, 2020

  Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh

  Arrest/Detention, Intimidation, Threats and Harassment

  Unsure/Others


A group of religious extremists barged into a prayer meeting at Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. They verbally abused the pastor and the Christians present there, threatened them and accused the pastor of doing religious conversions. Thereafter, they forcefully took two pastor and a Christian who was present there to the local police station at Tarwa. The police detained all three Christians based on the allegations made against them by the group of religious extremists.


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