Prahlad Remani, a state lawmaker with the Bharatiya Janata Party, made the statement at Independence Day celebrations. For the Global Council of Indian Christians, “the tally of anti-Christian incidents has topped 200” since the BJP came to power in 2008. The latest occurred on 15 August, when two Protestant clergymen were attacked by Hindu extremists and detained by police.
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
Cuttack: The Orissa High Court acquitted the BJP legislature Manoj Pradhan in the house ransacking case. One Suryakant Digal filed a FIR against legislature Sri Pradhan alleging that he had ransacked his house and set fire in October 2008 during the Kandhamal violence. The Police had registered case against Sri Pradhan under Section 147,148,149,446 ,446 and 506 of the IPC.