India's anti-Christian laws

Compass Direct: "CHRISTIANS DECRY INEQUALITY OF RELIGIOUS OFFENSE LAW
Leaders claim Hindu extremists are publicly “hurting the religious sentiments” of Christians.

April 27 (Compass Direct) – Dr. John Dayal, president of the All India Catholic Union, has lodged an official complaint against L.K. Advani, former deputy prime minister and current leader of the opposition in Parliament, for hurting the religious sentiments of Christians. The complaint is based on a comment Advani made likening the recent travails of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to the death and resurrection of Christ. Dayal claims that sections of the Indian Penal Code making religious insensitivity a criminal offense have been applied to Christians on spurious grounds but not to Hindu extremists who have publicly insulted the Christian faith. There are no known cases of Hindu extremists being arrested for hurting the religious sentiments of Christians...."

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