Tag: Karnataka Anti-Conversion Bill

  • Karnataka Cabinet Passes Anti-Conversion Bill as Ordinance

    The bill, titled “Karnataka Protection of Right to Freedom of Religion Bill 2021”, seeks to prohibit conversion from one religion to another by means it calls fraudulent. The Legislative Assembly had passed the legislation in December 2021, during the winter session of the State Assembly. The bill has drawn widespread dissent from the opposition, religious […]

  • Cabinet approves anti-conversion bill, order to be in effect until then, says K’taka Home Secretary

    New Delhi: The Karnataka cabinet approved the anti-conversion bill on Thursday and the bill will be discussed at the next session of the assembly, Home Minister Araga Jnanendra said. Ahead of the cabinet meeting, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai hinted that the government would implement the bill through the ordinance rule. The Minister of the Interior […]