Mixed marriages, seen as essential to and an indicator of social harmony, are already rare in India. Photo: Handout Mixed marriages, seen as essential to and an indicator of social harmony, are already rare in India. Photo: Handout
Mixed marriages, seen as essential to and an indicator of social harmony, are already rare in India. Photo: Handout
India

India’s most populous state bans ‘love jihad’ involving Hindu women marrying Muslim men

  • In some states led by Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party, there is an alleged conspiracy of Muslim men luring Hindu women into marriage for conversion
  • Ministers in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh have approved a law that also proposes jail sentences as long as 10 years for offenders

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Mixed marriages, seen as essential to and an indicator of social harmony, are already rare in India. Photo: Handout Mixed marriages, seen as essential to and an indicator of social harmony, are already rare in India. Photo: Handout
Mixed marriages, seen as essential to and an indicator of social harmony, are already rare in India. Photo: Handout
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