This is Rev. Samuel and im from Pakistan preaching word of God in ruler area of Pakistan where no one wants to go. kasur is district of Lahore. and there a lot of chritsian live under the line of poverty and work on fields or muslim farmers as labor . i hv been preaching word of god in this area from last 5 years people in this area are so poor that we dont even hv church we pray to god in open sky and for baptism we use farmer tub well .last week our church member Saleem Masih, a 22-year was allegedly tortured to death by local landlords after they accused him of ‘polluting’ the water he bathed in.few days later Saleem was brought to a hospital in critical condition but died to his injuries.Saleem had reportedly finished unloading chaff in fields and was rinsing himself off in the tube-well when a group of men rushed over and yanked him out of the water and began beating him, his father Ghafoor Masih father also said that Saleem claimed that the group of men who attacked him abused and cursed him for being a “filthy Christian”.muslilm people from village dragged Saleem to their cattle farm, where they chained his hands and feet and continued to torture him with sticks and rods. They also rolled a thick iron rod over Saleem’s entire body, causing multiple fractures and internal injuries.police informed the family attest 5 hours after they tortured him.Saleem’s family had to plead to the landowners allegedly responsible for the incident to take the unconscious man while police “acted like spectators”Kasur is the same district where a young Christian couple was lynched by a mob who first paraded them naked and then set them on fire over false allegations of blasphemy in 2014.Shahzad and Shama Masih were 26 and 24 years old respectively when the incident occurred, and Shama was pregnant.now im raising fund for legal support of saleem family and move them out of that village some where safe and out reach of that mans .because now they are threatening them to take their police complain back and Seattle it between them .or other wise they will kill rest of the family .There lives at risk and they are not in condition to fight these rich people without your support, every dollar donated will be given directly to saleems family and help them get the justice .
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