INDIA: Hindu Militants Install Idol Inside Church
  • 01 July 2020

Last week, a statue of a monkey-headed Hindu god was installed inside a Protestant AOG church that was undergoing renovations, in Haryana, northern India. The Hindu activists responsible then manhandled the church pastor and vandalised the building. The group claims that a Hindu temple once existed there, though they have failed to produce any documents […]

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ZEST School Building Project
  • 22 June 2020

The aim of the project is to provide 60 to 80 children, who are from some of the poorest families in India, with a Christian education, a daily meal, and a chance to improve their lives. The current school building is owned by a Hindu man and is unsuitable. It’s run down and has no […]

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INDIA: Church Set on Fire by Suspected Radical Hindu Nationalist
  • 18 June 2020

On Friday night, unknown aggressors set fire to an independent church in the state of Tamil Nadu, southern India. The fire brought down the entire roof, affected the building structure, furniture, speaker boxes, and amplifier, causing damages estimated around $4,000. While the reason for the attack is not yet apparent, members of the church suspect […]

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INDIA: Christian Boy Murdered by Extremists
  • 11 June 2020

Sombura Madkami, a 14-year-old Christian boy from Kenduguda village, located in the Malkangiri district of India’s Odisha state, was brutally murdered by religious extremists. Christian leaders claim Sombura was murdered by religious extremists who had been harassing Christians in Kenduguda village for years. “On the night of 4 June, a few villagers ganged up with […]

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INDIA: Pastor Brutally Beaten by Hindu Radicals
  • 04 June 2020

On Thursday 28 May, Pastor Dinesh Kumar was brutally beaten by radical Hindu nationalists in the Mau district of Uttar Pradesh, India. Pastor Kumar was returning from a prayer meeting when he was attacked and remains unconscious in the hospital. According to local sources, several unidentified individuals followed Pastor Kumar on motorcycle as he was […]

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