Archbishop Of Delhi Condemns Attack On Church In Haryana

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Archbishop of Delhi- Anil Couto
Archbishop of Delhi- Anil Couto

The archbishop of New Delhi has urged authorities to take more effective measures in combating religiously motivated violence following an attack on a Christian church in the north Indian state of Haryana. Vandals damaged two school buses parked in the compound of St. Francis Xavier Church in Rohtak district.

In a statement, Archbishop Anil Couto expressed concern over this attack and other incidents. “Reports of other attacks on Christian pastors and prayer groups are very disturbing and we request local authorities take adequate measures to bring to book the miscreants threatening to weaken the social fabric of this great nation,” the statement read.