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RAIPUR (Web Desk) – In another incident of religious intolerance, a group of unidentified men have attacked and vandalised a church in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, also injuring five people.

Arun Pannalal, the Predient of Chhattisgarh Chrisitian Forum, alleged that the attack was carried out by Bajrang Dal men who forcefully entered the church in Khamardih area of Raipur and vandalised it, One India reported.

Bajrang Dal Protest against UP govt's crackdown on 84-kosi yatra at New Delhi on August 26, 2013. Pic: Sanjay Rawat

“Attackers were chanting ‘Jai Shree Ram’ and were making allegations of religious conversion,” said Pannalal.

He also alleged that the men ripped off women’s clothes and threw a two-year-old boy on the ground.

People who were present inside the church were also attacked, leaving five of them injured.