A day after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi stated the state authorities will deliver a strict legislation to curb incidents of affection jihad, Haryana dwelling minister Anil Vij stated the identical might be finished in Haryana as properly.
“A legislation in opposition to love jihad is being thought of in Haryana,” Vij tweeted in Hindi on Sunday.
Addressing election rallies in Jaunpur and Deoria, Adityanath on Saturday referred to the current Allahabad excessive courtroom ruling which stated conversion only for the sake of marriage is just not legitimate and stated the federal government is working in the direction of deliver a legislation to cease pressured conversions. “I warn those that conceal identification and play with the respect of our sisters. For those who don’t mend your methods, your ‘Ram Naam Satya’ journey will start,” Adityanath stated.
“The Allahabad excessive courtroom has stated that for marriages, altering faith isn’t needed. The federal government too has determined to examine ‘love jihad’ with all its would possibly. An efficient legislation could be made that might make sure that those that cheat gullible ladies by hiding their identification could be successfully handled,” the CM stated.
Love Jihad is a time period utilized by right-wing staff to explain interfaith relationships between a Muslim man and a Hindu lady. In February this 12 months, the federal government informed Parliament that there was no definition of the time period and no such instances had been reported by companies.
Final week, a 21-year-old school pupil, Nikita, was shot useless in Haryana’s Ballabhgarh by a person. The sufferer’s household has alleged that the person was pressuring her to transform to Islam so as to marry him. Some Hindu outfits have alleged that the girl’s homicide is a case of “love jihad”.
Final 12 months, the Uttar Pradesh State Legislation Fee submitted a report back to Adityanath, suggesting “a brand new legislation to examine forcible spiritual conversions.”
(With Company Inputs)