US Secretary Blinken says India is seeing attacks on places of worship

In a joint press conference with foreign minister S Jaishankar following the recent 2+2 session, Blinken said, “For example, in India, the world’s largest democracy and home to a great diversity of faiths, we’ve seen rising attacks on people and places of worship"

US Secretary Blinken says India is seeing attacks on places of worship
US Secretary Antony Blinken (Source: Wiki Commons)

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, who released the latest US report on religious freedom across the world on Thursday, said that India is experiencing an increase in attacks on places of worship.  

Blinken mentioned that the study emphasizes human rights violations in Afghanistan, China, Pakistan, and other nations, also noting that the religious minorities' rights are under attack in communities all around the world.