Karnataka Legislative Assembly Passes Anti-Conversion Bill 2021
Karnataka Legislative Assembly passed the Anti-Conversion Bill, 2021, on December 23. Named as "Karnataka Protection of Right To Freedom Of Religion Bill, 2021" was passed during the Winter Assembly session, with majority of MLAs in favour. Despite uproar from Congress, CM Bommai passed the bill, which prevent forceful conversion of religion. If violated, one will face imprisonment of five to ten years with Rs 25,000 fine to Rs 50,000.