World news

India: Warnings of further crackdowns on Christians sharing their faith

India: Warnings of further crackdowns on Christians sharing their faith
Manohar Lal Khattar CREDIT: Twitter
ET staff writer
ET staff writer
22 April, 2022 1 min read

Another Indian state has passed an anti-conversion law amid growing violence from Hindu extremists.

Ahead of the election process in India – known as the world’s largest democracy – the state of Haryana has passed a law that limits the ability of Christians to share their faith.

It also limits the right of Hindus to convert freely, and makes Haryana the 10th state to have passed such a ruling in recent years.

Let the news come to you. Sign up for free emails.