Saturday, March 03, 2007

Pastor attacked in Madhya Pradesh

2nd March 2007:

Rev. Avinash Kanchan along with 30 worshippers, most of whom were women, were beaten by around 15 Hindu extremists after a prayer meeting in Patakhera village, Betul, Madhya Pradesh.

The attackers threatened them and warned not to hold any worship service in the village. They also took away Rev. Avinash’s mobile, watch, Bible and bag and damaged his motorcycle.