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Centre eyes anti-conversion law

DNMUM441003 | 8/11/2019 | Author : Santosh Kumar | WC :492 | India

Modi govt likely to present bill in next Parliament session, confident of approval
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New Delhi: Following the success with the criminalisation of triple talaq and abrogation of J&K’s special status, the Centre is preparing a bill to control religious conversion, DNA has learnt. The government is likely to introduce the bill in the next session of Parliament.
Sources in the BJP said that they have already started preparing for a draft bill and that the government is confident of getting it passed in the Rajya Sabha despite not having sufficient numbers.
Currently, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh and Jharkhand have an anti-conversion law but a similar kind of legislation does not exist on the national level.
Many political parties and religious-social organ
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