Archdiocese Condemns Yemen Killings; Church Attack in Raipur

Archdiocese of Bhopal condemned killing of nuns in a Yemen terrorist attack, requested central govt to provide security to Indians working abroad.

Published: 10th March 2016 11:12 PM  |   Last Updated: 10th March 2016 11:12 PM   |  A+A-


BHOPAL: Archdiocese of Bhopal today condemned the killing of four nuns in a terrorist attack in Yemen and requested the central government to provide security to Indians working abroad.

The Archdiocese also deplored the vandalisation of a prayer hall serving as church in Raipur on Sunday.

In a statement issued here today, the Archdiocese PRO Fr. Maria Stephen condemned the incident that occurred in Aden city in the strife-torn country, wherein terrorists stormed an care home for elderly run by Kolkata-based Missionaries of Charity on March 4 and shot dead four nuns among others.

One of the nuns hailed from Jharkhand.

Stephen also appealed to the administration to take stern action against the culprits of church vandalisation.


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