Increases in hate crime were seen around the EU Referendum in June 2016 and the terrorist attacks in 2017.
Alam Ram Bheel, a resident of Punjab's Rahimyar Khan city, was picking raw cotton along with his other family members, including his wife, in a field.
Former IPS officer Iqbal Singh Lalpura said that minorities are '100 per cent secure' under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
Harris said the faith leaders had been a source of strength, comfort and counsel amid the difficult and dark times.
The kind of incidents reported include a bomb threat received by a Muslim school and racist graffiti.