Members of the Christian neighborhood on Wednesday met the district police chief right here in search of the registration of a case in opposition to Vishwa Hindu Parishad staff who had allegedly barged right into a prayer assembly earlier this week.
Within the petition submitted to Shahjahanpur Superintendent of Police S Anand, the neighborhood members alleged that 20 individuals, together with VHP workplace bearer Shyam Mishra, barged into the assembly, beat up ladies, indulged in indecent acts and likewise looted the place.
The Christian neighborhood members had come from completely different districts of the state.
Police right here had booked 5 individuals on Sunday for allegedly making an attempt to unlawfully convert individuals to Christianity.
SP Anand stated the matter is being probed and motion will probably be initiated primarily based on the details that emerge within the investigation. The grievance lodged by the Christian neighborhood can even be probed, he stated.
On Tuesday, Anand didn’t specify the Christian prayer conferences and likewise referred to 2 different instances during which the accused are Muslims.
He stated native VHP chief Rajesh Awasthi and his staff handed over to police the 5 individuals who had been a part of a prayer assembly organised by a Christian outfit known as ‘Swarg ka Shubh Samachar’.
The VHP chief alleged that the outfit was indulging in spiritual conversion via allurement.
SP Anand had advised PTI on Tuesday, “After the registration of three instances on spiritual conversion within the district, directions have been issued to police stations to maintain themselves conscious of prayer conferences of their jurisdictions, and act strictly when they’re utterly positive that conversion is happening within the garb of prayer.”
Anand stated a watch must be stored on individuals who bask in spiritual conversion and motion taken when there’s full proof.