KARACHI - A church was torched near Shah Latif Town here on Saturday after which tension gripped the area. Police said that some unidentified persons entered the church near Chowkandi Gra-veyard, Sector 19-B within the limits of Shah Latif police station and torched it. Religious books were also burnt to ashes, igniting anger among Christians. Following the incident, a heavy contingent of law enforcers were deputed in the area to avoid any untoward situation. An FIR No 676/10 on the complaint of priest Peter Shahzad has been lodged against unidentified men.