#Curbs on religious freedom

US to give $500000 to Non Government Organizations to promote religious freedom in India

US to give $500,000 to any NGO that promotes religious freedom in India
November 10, 2017 Site Admin
The UNN - Universal News Network
The Department of State said that through its $493,827 India program, it seeks to “reduce religiously-motivated violence and discrimination in India”. The US has announced a grant of nearly $500,000 for a non-governmental organisation to come up with proposals to develop early warning systems for “reducing religiously-motivated violence and discrimination” in India.


Curbs on religious freedom among rights problems in India: US

Washington, Mar 4 (PTI) Restrictions on foreign-funded NGOs and religious freedom along with corruption and police and security force abuses are among the most significant human rights problems in India, according to a US report.
The State Department 2016 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices - the first under the Trump Administration - said other human rights problems in India in the year 2016 included disappearances, hazardous prison condition and delay in justice due to court backlogs.