Police arrested two Christian missionaries in Rajasthan’s Pratapgarh after locals alleged that people were forcibly being converted at a pre-Christmas event.
The event was held by several Christian missionaries on Tuesday night and tribal people from nearby places were asked to visit. They were told that they could seek a cure for their ailments at the function.
Protests in Rajasthan's Pratapgarh during a #Christmas event, protesters alleged religious conversion was being done during the event. Two people arrested on charges of forceful conversion pic.twitter.com/AQjyKmjAQ1
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At the venue, some religious functions were conducted apart from Christmas celebrations. After locals got wind of this, they gathered at the venue and disrupted the event.
They alleged that the missionaries were indulging in religious conversion. Amidst the chaos, some of the missionaries managed to flee.