CM of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath has announced that the process to bring an Ordinance to curb unlawful conversion methods like Love Jihad has commenced.
Uttar Pradesh State Law Commission(UPSLC) has already submitted a report on illegal religious conversions to the CM along with a draft of Uttar Pradesh Freedom of Religion Act,2019.
The UPSLC has proposed that religious conversion done for the sole purpose of marriage should be declared null and void.
Last month, the UP government had announced that they would bring in a law to curb love jihad.
Recently, on several occasions, Yogi Adityanath has stated that people indulging in love jihad will not be spared.
While addressing a public meeting in Jaunpur, he had remarked that people who are involved in love jihad should mend their ways or prepare for their final journey.