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Anti-conversion Bill


Will oppose love that leads to jihad, says minister after MP nod to anti-conversion law

March 09, 2021 4:23 am

According to the Home Minister, there have been 23 cases registered under it so far with the highest of seven cases in Bhopal range, five in Indore, four each in Jabalpur and Rewa and three in Gwalior division. However, as per police records there are only 16 cases so far.

UP legislative council passes bill on religious conversion

February 25, 2021 10:38 pm

The Uttar Pradesh Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Bill, 2021, was passed in the Legislative Council by voice vote a day after it got the nod in the state Assembly.

UP Assembly passes bill on religious conversion amid din

February 24, 2021 9:37 pm

The Uttar Pradesh Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Bill, 2021 seeks to replace the ordinance promulgated in November last year that provides for imprisonment up to 10 years and a maximum fine of Rs 50,000 for violators.

Anti-conversion bill: Amit Shah, RSS leaders meet in Jharkhand amid stiff opposition from Christian bodies

September 16, 2017 10:42 pm

A J Ekka, chairman of the All Churches Committee, said, "The rally has been postponed. I am not quite sure of the reason. But, we have been informed that it will be held at a later date."

Jharkhand passes anti-conversion Bill, govt rejects demand for more scrutiny

August 13, 2017 4:26 am

The Bill has provision for imprisonment of three years and fine of Rs 50,000 or both, and four year- imprisonment and Rs 1 lakh fine, or both, if the person converted is a minor, woman or a member of Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe.

Under the faith microscope

August 13, 2017 1:25 am

Jharkhand passes an anti-conversion Bill. But how will it parse a tribe as much Sarna as Christian?

Jharkhand Cabinet clears anti-conversion Bill

August 02, 2017 12:23 am

Provisions in the Religious Freedom Bill 2017 carry jail term of three years and/or fine of Rs 50,000 for anyone found guilty of converting people by alluring or forcing them.