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Haryana Assembly passes anti-conversion Bill amid walkout by Congress

Scroll | 22/03/2022 08:36 PM | Click to read full article

The Haryana Assembly on Tuesday passed a Bill against religious conversions amid a walkout by Congress. The Haryana Prevention of Unlawful Conversion of Religious Bill, 2020, was introduced in the Assembly on March 4.

According to the Bill, any case of conversion done through allurement, use of force, fraudulent means or coercion, can invite imprisonment of one to five years and a fine of not less than Rs 1 lakh.

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