On 27th June 2017, Six Christians were arrested at Etah Village of Bahraich District, Uttar Pradesh.
Hindutva activists complaint against the Christians to the police station, alleging that the Christians are carrying out religious conversion through allurement which can disrupt the peaceful environment in the area.
Based on the complaint of the hindutva activists Police came at the spot, took Christians to the police station and beat them up. Later, Christians were booked under section 151 of IPC and sent to District Jail.
Police came to the christian families and threatened the believers to cease all the Christian activities otherwise women of these families will be brought to the police station and there could be criminal proceedings against them.