Indian bishops publish account of persecuted Christians in Orissa (CNA)

Rome, Italy, Mar 9, 2009 / 10:29 pm (CNA).- The Bishops’ Conference of India has published a detailed account of Archbishop Raphael Cheenath’s description of the critical situation facing the persecuted Catholics of Kandhamal in the state of Orissa, where anti-Christian attacks have continued.

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We have a Sikh going to Court to demand his human right to have an open-air funeral pyre when he dies.There is an argument about whether it is healthy.I have forwarded two e-mails to different departments of the BBC asking if this Sikh would campaign for the human rights of Christians in India that they can practise their Faith without harassment.The story can be found on BBC Breakfast News.

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