Ranchi. In a shocking incident, as many as 12 children were converted to Christianity in Jharkhand. The incident took place at Thorpa in Khunti district. Locals have come out in strong protest demanding action against the forced conversion.
Twelve children have been forcibly converted by Christian priests. The victims were identified villagers of Kamda. Locals said the missionaries forcibly converted Dalit children by offering them education and money. Locals have lodged a complaint with the police against the church and the missionaries in the incident.
The incidents of forced conversion have been on the rise in Jharkhand in recent times. The protesting locals warned the local government that they will take the protests to the streets if no proper action is taken.