Generally, those who decide to tilt against the evolutionary theory work of some combination of a deep preexisting belief system, a poor apprehension of mathematics, chemistry, biology& computation, and strawmen that they have erected. Interestingly, many others "believe" in it
without apprehending it (several biologists included) because it is seen as badge of club in the west. Within H tradition, in some schools, the existence of laws in the observed universe was take as evidence for intelligent design by an Ishvara. If one belongs to such a school
one can see discomfort with evolution. But then even those who subscribe to such a view should ask if all patterns they observe need an Ishvara &if those pertaining to life are a sign of such an Ishvara. This is a matter of logical debate as per H tradition itself because Ishvara
itself is not an axiom but a matter of logical debate. It should be said that while we use the word "logical", it cannot happen in vacuum without a knowledge of the relevant facts. The problem with most tilters is that they lack enough of facts on the ground. Another orthologonal
issue in some H circles is their belief-complex of trans-incarnational fructification of karmaphala. They are uncomfortable with the evolutionary theory for it establishes that there is no hierarchy of life forms as some of them understand it. Thus, the birth as Magnetospirillum
at the bottom of the ocean is no different from that as a v1. Now IMO that is only a problem of their peculiar belief-complex which ties karmaphala with the type of yoni. Hence, it is not per say a major issue even if you were an adherent of such a believe complex. The problems
the evolutionary theory might pose for H systems with certain types of soteriological ultima should be logical argued rather than from a foundation on belief. While I don't hold this as my preferred view, one could argue that certain H theories of "illusionary world" might be
possible only if 1 has the evolutionary theory as a prior. Evolutionary theory clearly predicts that the senses will only "construct" the world that allows an organisms to get past natural selection rather than the real world. Hence, it is quite possible that selection actually
favors senses that create an untruthful representation of the world than the real one. Thus, it would become a prerequisite of the soteriological objective to even exist.

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