Indian state's data debunks myth about Christian conversions Maharashtra state has discussed creating laws to restrict conversions.

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People converting to Christianity remains nearly equal to the number of Christians leaving the religion in India's western Maharashtra state, says government figures which negates claims that missioners attract thousands to Christianity.

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India: Thousands of Christians Protest Torture, Hanging of Pastor Ruled a ‘Suicide’

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Churchgoers in Tamil Nadu, India, are protesting local officials after police ruled the death of Pastor Gideon Periyaswamy – found hanging in the church with visible signs of beatings – a “suicide.”
Periyaswamy had faced repeated death threats from Hindu nationalists who objected to his effectiveness in converting locals to ChristianityReports have identified Periyaswamy as both an “independent” and “Pentecostal” Christian.

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