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Karnataka DGP says attack not aimed at Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

BANGALORE: A day after a firing incident in the ashram of spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, police on Monday termed it as an "incident" and said it was not a "targeted attack" on him. The security of 54-year-old Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, the founder of Art of Living (AOL), has been beefed up, they said.
“I do not call it an attack. It is an incident. Whether it was meant at a person or not, we cannot say at the moment", Karnataka DGP Ajaikumar Singh, who visited the ashram, told reporters here.


RSS threatens to shut Sunday Worship in Hassan district

RSS threatens to shut Sunday Worship in Hassan district
RSS group alleged Pastor for forced conversion activities on 27th May 2010 at Rajanpura village, Hassan district.
RSS leader Mr. Manjunath Shastry and the group of 20 people barged into Pastor Siddanagowda Barmanagowda’s house and alleged of forced conversion activities and complained to Hiriseve Police Station. The radicals threatened the pastor with dire consequences if he continues to conduct worship service. Pastor was taken to the police station and warned him not hold any prayer and asked him to move away from this place.

Pastor H B Siddanagowda Barmanagowda (45) is a native of Bevanahalli village, Davangere district is ministering under Karnataka Evangelical Association (KEA) since one year. Pastor is married Shantamma (40) and are blessed with two sons Madhusudan (21) and Harish Gowda (19).

Please pray for their ministry.