Six held for attack on Christian prayer group

Police here arrested six persons, allegedly RSS-VHP workers, for attacking a Christian prayer group assembled at a house at Clappana here, police said.

According to police, a 30-member group barged into the house near Ochira on Monday night and vandalised furniture and musical instruments used by the prayer group.

Three evangelists belonging to the Church of God, a Pentecostal sect, sustained injuries in the attack and were admitted to a nearby hospital.