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Raipur Pastor, Accused Of Conversion, Thrashed By Mob In Police Station


The pastor was known as for questioning following an allegation of forcible spiritual conversion.

Bhopal:

A Christian priest was overwhelmed up by a right-wing mob inside a police station in Raipur right now over allegations of pressured spiritual conversions. This adopted heated arguments between members of the indignant crowd and those that had accompanied the pastor to the premises after they had been known as in for questioning.

The incident passed off on the Purani Basti police station in Raipur. The police had obtained complaints of pressured spiritual conversions being carried out within the Bhatagaon space. A couple of native right-wing Hindutva leaders, too, reached the police station shortly after.

The complainants had been livid and gheraoed the constructing demanding motion towards these finishing up such conversion.

The arrival of the pastor, together with another members of the Christian neighborhood of the Bhatagaon space, sparked a livid trade of phrases between the mob and people known as in for questioning.

The pastor was then taken into the station in-charge’s room the place the tense scenario solely worsened. Quickly the pastor was subjected to bodily assault, officers stated. A video of the incident exhibits some members hitting the priest with slippers and footwear.

“We hadn’t obtained any complaints earlier. There was no harm completed to the police station throughout the quarrel between the 2 teams. We are actually wanting into the grievance (of conversions). Primarily based on what we discover, we’ll take motion,” stated Further Superintendent of Police (Metropolis) Tarakeswar Patel.

Taking cognisance of the assault on the assault, the police have filed a case towards seven individuals.

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