Attacks on Christians have been on the rise since the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party won the 2014 national elections.
In recent weeks, International Christian Concern (ICC) has documented a surge in false anti-conversion accusations in India.
A small house church in India’s Chhattisgarh state was attacked and disrupted by a mob of radical Hindu nationalists.
Christianity is indeed the most persecuted religion today: in sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East, Asia, but also in the West.
Father Stan Swamy was suffering from Parkinson's disease and had recently caught the Covid.
According to the Union of Catholic Asian News (UCAN), 154 incidents of Christian persecution have been confirmed in India.
Pastor Hemant and his church were attacked by a mob of radical Hindu nationalists on the 30th of June.
Christian leaders in India have called on the government to stop state and non-state actors from targeting religious minorities.