Kandhamal

A catechist killed in Orissa: Hindu radicals are playing with terror

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By Nirmala Carvalho
Rabindra Parichaa, a well-known Christian activist in Kandhamal region, scene of violent attacks in the recent past, was found dead under mysterious circumstances. He is the third Christian leader killed this year. The police, who, conniving with the radicals, try to pass the killings off as accidents, unmasked in court.

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Vatican asks Hindus to fight anti-Christian propaganda

Vatican asks Hindus to fight anti-Christian propaganda

(AFP)

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican on Thursday asked Hindus to fight "hateful propaganda" and allow Christians to practise their religion freely, in a message delivered to mark the upcoming festival of light, Diwali.

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Massive rally by GCIC at Nandagiri to observe 3rd death anniversary of Kandhamal martyrs


Nandagiri-Kandhamal
-28th September-2011

TO

Justice K.G.BALAKRISHNAN
CHAIRPERSON
NHRC
NEW DELHI

Honourable Justice ,

We are once again approaching NHRC with a plea for your sympathetic consideration of the severe violation of Human rights and natural justice in Kandhamal, Orissa.We appeal to you to consider the helpless cries of hundreds of victims of hatred and government apathy assembled here at Nandagiri on 28/09/11, the occasion of “THIRD ANNIVERSARY OF MARTYDOM OF CHRISTIANS IN KANDHAMAL”

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SC asks NHRC to submit rehabilitation report on Kandhamal riot

The Supreme Court has directed the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to submit a status report within six months on the relief and rehabilitation work in Kandhamal district, which was ravaged by riot in 2008, while hearing an intervening petition filed by Archbishop of Cuttuck.

The apex court was dissatisfied with the state government's response over the allegation that it mismanaged relief and rehabilitation programmes and said it will resume hearing on the above matter after six months.

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