anti-conversion law

Anti-conversion law: Gujarat HC seeks reply from government on FIR quashing plea

The petitioner wife has sought that the FIR be quashed as the angle of forcible conversion by marriage was added against her husband and in-laws by 'certain religio-political groups'

published on : 10th September 2021

Gujarat HC refuses state govt's plea to modify order on anti-conversion law

Last month, the Gujarat chapter of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind filed a petition in the HC, claiming that some of the amended sections of the state's new law were unconstitutional.

published on : 26th August 2021

Gujarat government to HC: Anti-conversion law does not prohibit inter-faith marriages

After hearing the government's arguments, a division bench of Chief Justice Vikram Nath and Justice Biren Vaishnav kept the next hearing on August 19 for pronouncement of an interim order.

published on : 18th August 2021

UP Anti-Terrorism Squad arrests three men in Nagpur under anti-conversion law

The trio was arrested from Ganeshpeth area in Nagpur city on Friday night, he said.

published on : 17th July 2021

Sikh panel meets Amit Shah over anti-conversion law

It was alleged that two Sikh women were forcefully converted to Islam in Jammu & Kashmir.

published on : 5th July 2021

Gujarat man held from MP under new anti-conversion law

The accused, Imran Ansari, allegedly kidnapped a 19-year-old woman from his neighbourhood in Vapi city of Valsad with the intention of marrying her after forcing her to convert her religion.

published on : 20th June 2021

UP: Live-in partner arrested under anti-conversion law, rape charge

The accused, who has been arrested by the officials of the Bisrakh police station, has been booked under the Prohibition of Unlawful Religious Conversion Ordinance, 2020, among others.

published on : 16th June 2021

Two men booked for using fake identity to trap Dalit, Sikh women, forcing them to convert

The men allegedly concealing their religious identity to have sexual relationships with a Dalit and a Sikh girl and forcing them to convert to their faiths.

published on : 12th March 2021