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“Jharkhand Freedom of Religion Bill 2017”- A draconian measure to throttle individual freedom of religion in one more Indian State

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To 07-08-2017
The News Editor, Electronic and Print Media,
Bangalore.

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Subject: “Jharkhand Freedom of Religion Bill 2017”- A draconian measure to throttle individual freedom of religion in one more Indian State

On the 8th of this month one more State in the country, the State of Jharkhand, would initiate its draconian measures to throttle the individual freedom to choose one’s religious belief, but as usual, it is very innocently titled as, “Freedom of Religion” Bill. The Bill will be tabled in the upcoming Monsoon Session of the Legislative Assembly which begins on 8th August 2017. The Bill is to come into force from its date of issuance.

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