Christian leaders in Madhya Pradesh have appealed to India’s top constitutional authorities including President of India and Chief Justice of India for protection from Hindu nationalist groups.
Pune City Police have arrested Hindu seer Kalicharan Maharaj from Raipur in Chhattisgarh days after he was booked over hate speech against Muslims and Christians during a program.
Some of the journalists from Maldives said they have decided to boycott the Indian government’s offer to train their country’s scribes, protesting "the attacks on free press and violence against minorities especially Muslims and Christians in India."
The Pune Police have filed a first information report against Hindu seer Kalicharan Maharaj, Hindutva leader Milind Ekbote, Captain (retired) Digendra Kumar, and three others for delivering hate speeches against Muslims and Christians at an event in the city.
On Christmas eve, 25 December, multiple statues including a statue of Jesus Christ were vandalised by two unidentified men at Haryana's Holy Redeemer Church.
On Christmas eve on Friday, more than a dozen Hindutva men barged into a school in Pataudi town of Haryana’s Gurgaon district and disrupted prayers.