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Church burnt to ashes in Andhra Pradesh, India

By James Varghese
1/21/08 ANDHRA PRADESH, INDIA (ANS) — According to news reported by, a group of Hindu radicals set fire and burned down Hebron Church in Pochapalli village (Bhudhan town) of Nalagonda District, which is 35 km from Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, in the early hours of Tuesday, January 15.

Pastor K Samadhanam is the pastor of this Hebron Church.

Police Officers visited the location on Wednesday 16th January morning and Sub Inspector Vijay Kumar stated that what occurred is “unfair to the community” and he will take “immediate action” on this case.