Stone thrown at New Delhi Church in Jasola during Evening Mass
NEW DELHI: Days after a fire incident was reported at a church in northeast Delhi's Dilshad Garden, another church in southeast Delhi's Jasola area reported that miscreants had thrown a stone inside the building on Saturday evening. The stone damaged a window, church authorities said.
The incident happened at 6pm when evening mass was being held at Our Lady of Fatema church. A church official said the glass window beside altar was broken and pieces of the stone fell on the altar .
The church authorities alerted police immediately after the incident.
A team led by DCP Mandeep Singh Randhwa, along with a team by Sarita Vihar SHO Maninder Singh, reached the spot immediately to investigate into the incident. Police said they were taking the incident very seriously especially after concerns about safety of churches across the city were raised by the community.
Joseph, a member of youth committee of the church, said, "After Dilshad Garden church fire incident, we feel really threatened."
A case of mischief was registered against unknown persons, a police officer said.