India: pastor found dead The body of a pastor was found hanging from the roof of his house in late January, a week after he complained to police about opposition from Hindu extremists. Morning Star News Gideon Periyaswamy Congregation members found Gideon Periyaswamy hanging in his one-room house. It looked as if others had placed him in the noose after his death, due to the way his body hung. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.