BY PAVAN KULKARNI ON 17/04/2017.Throughout India’s freedom struggle, the RSS was subservient to the British, with its leadership prohibiting participation in mass movements.The RSS is creating false binaries of national and anti-national. Whether it was the ABVP’s recent attack on Ramjas college, or the February 2016 incident in JNU, or the number of other attacks on “anti-national” artists and journalists that have taken place under the Modi-government, numerous media outlets – print and electronic – have been all too happy to cast these confrontations into the false binary of “free speech vs nationalism”.
Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC) demands the Hindu American Foundation(HAF) to introspect for opposing the USCIRF,report regarding plight of religious minorities in India and for obfuscating the issues around violence against minorities.Hindu Yuva Vahini and its likes ,integral part of Hindutva indulging hate crimes and persecution against Christians and other minorities in India,upstaging the constitutional gurantees to minorities and even undermining the rule of the law with impunity.
Pastors and leaders of churches and Christian organisations in Andhra Pradesh and Telengana states urged State governments to repeal GO 746 and GO 747 issued on June 2, 2007 and the ‘Andhra Pradesh Propagation of Other Religions in the Places of Worship or Prayer (Prohibition) Act, 2007’ passed by the Assembly on July 23, 2007,
Recent days Police arrested persons while they were preaching about Christ or during distributing Bibles or tracks in both Telugu States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
Threats issued to Churches in Varanasi-Jaunpur area against conducting Easter worship tomorrow by Hindu Yuva Vahini. Authorities, promised protection. However our protection is the Lord. Request everyone to pray. One incident already reported from Mau, Uttar Pradesh and one from Varanasi yesterday.