Worship service disrupted; Christian assaulted

December 17, 2017 

At around 9:50 a.m., while the Sunday worship service was ongoing, 03 Buddhist monks and 02 individuals forcibly entered the place of worship. They began threatening the congregation and questioned the pastor about his religious worship activities and if he had received approval to conduct his place of worship. They then dragged the pastor outside and assaulted a congregant who attempted to intervene. The perpetrators had broken the gate to the premises and overturned the lectern inside the place of worship.