Posted by: becketfund | November 11, 2007

India: Police Refuse to Report Religiously Motivated Attack

Assist News reports that a Christian family in Chhattisgarh state was attacked at their home by a group of young men, who were intoxicated and angry that the family was not celebrating a Hindu festival. The group, composed of about twenty men, physically attacked one of the family’s sons, and threatened to murder the family and kidnap their daughter. When the family went to the police to make a statement about the incident, police refused to file a report.

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