Home Minister instructs Delhi Police to beef up security of churches and other places of worship

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A group of representatives of Christian community calling on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on February 05, 2015.

New Delhi, Feb 5: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today instructed the Delhi Police Commissioner to make proper arrangements for the security of churches and all other places of worship.

The Home Minister also instructed the authorities to conduct impartial inquiry into the recent reports of attacks on churches in Delhi.

A group of leaders from the Christian community earlier called on the Home Minister. The group gave him a memorandum demanding security for Christians and their places of worship.

The Home Minister assured the visiting group full security and said that the government would not tolerate any discrimination on the basis of caste, colour or religion.