In a solemn homecoming ceremony organized by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad on April 10 at Tirunelveli, over 200 Christians returned to their mother way of worship. A yajna was performed on the occasion. Swami Shantananda blessed the home-comers. Shri Gopalaratnam, State vice president of the VHP, spoke and informed that the VHP would see that Hindu names of the home-comers are published in the Gazette. State secretary of Hindu Lawyers Munnani, Shri Kutralanathan also was present on the occasion. (VSK Chennai) (Organiser, dated May 5, 2013).