On 12th April 2018, Village council opposed Christian missionaries that they wont allow to conduct prayer meeting in the name of healing crusade in Bastar, Chattisgarh.
Village council made an application to DM’s office stating that Christian missionaries would not be allowed to conduct prayer meeting. Also mentioned that this village is tribal area
Hence, it was stated that village council reserves the right of opposing prayer meetings of other faiths than of indigenous. Villagers want to save the customs and traditions of the village. Therefore, wont let prayer meeting or convention happen.