Religious Persecution

Social Boycott of Dalits in Karnataka

Social boycott: Tahsildar holds peace meeting
Hassan, April 8, DHNS

Following complaints of social boycott of dalits at Keragodu village in Arkalgud taluk, a team of officials led by Tahsildar M K Savitha visited the village and held peace talks with the members of both communities, on Thursday.


Angad Digal missing from 10th March in Kandhamal is believed martyred for his faith in Christ

Bhubaneswar – In Orissa, Christians continue to suffer from persecution. On 10 March, Angad Digal, a Catholic man from Mondasoro (Kandhamal), went missing. Local sources say he was killed in Tilakapanga, where he travelled in the company of a couple of Hindu acquaintances. For days, family, volunteers, and human rights activists in Cuttack diocese have been searching for his body, without success.


St.Mary's Malankara Catholic church set on fire in Kerala?

Fire at Poddiyatuvilla St Mary's church Kottarakara(Kerala): Fire was reported at the Poddiyatuvilla St Mary's Malankara Catholic Church on Wednesday morning(23rd March). The holy attire and other holy belongings were destroyed. The Fire Force and police reached the spot and put out the fire. The reason for the fire is not known.