Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa on Thursday mentioned that the federal government would usher in legal guidelines on interfaith marriage and towards cow slaughter within the state.
The CM mentioned that girls have been being lured to transform within the identify of affection and that robust steps could be taken to enact a regulation to stop this. “We’re discussing with our get together leaders in addition to with officers to place in place an efficient regulation to stop such situations,” he mentioned.
To make sure, spiritual conversion is protected by regulation and is a state topic. Whereas a bunch of states have already got legal guidelines in place that make conversion via inducement,or deception an offence that invitations a jail time period, the RSS and some BJP-ruled states need legal guidelines that particularly take care of conversion via interfaith marriage.
BJP nationwide common secretary C T Ravi in a tweet had not too long ago mentioned that on strains of Allahabad HC’s order, Karnataka will enact a regulation banning spiritual conversions for the sake of marriage.
The CM additionally identified that an anti-cow slaughter regulation applied by the BJP authorities in 2008 had been repealed by the next Congress authorities. “This time we are going to convey an much more stronger anti-cow slaughter regulation.” He nonetheless didn’t point out a timeline on when these legal guidelines could be applied however mentioned it might be carried out ‘quickly.’