Jaipur: A civil society organisation has claimed that 153 circumstances of ‘love jihad’ have taken place in Rajasthan prior to now 4 years and demanded a powerful regulation in opposition to this.
Nimittekam Sanstha, an NGO which works on social points, has launched information which reveals that 153 circumstances of ‘love jihad’ occurred between 2017-2020.
Jai Aahuja, president of Nimittekam, stated the info has been collated from 20 of 33 districts within the state.
“We acquired information from social organizations in districts that are engaged on this subject. Vishwa Samvad Kendra in Jaipur additionally helped in offering us information,” stated Aahuja.
The organisation has collated information from 20 districts within the state. As per the info, the very best variety of 23 love jihad incidents have occurred in Ajmer district. Jaipur is subsequent with 20 circumstances, adopted by Jodhpur and Barmer districts with 18 circumstances and Bharatpur and Alwar districts with 15 circumstances.
Sikar, Churu and Jhunjhunu districts had 14 incidents and Tonk district had 13 circumstances of ‘love jihad’.
Members of Nimittekam Sanstha together with Pidit Mahila Adhikar Raksha Manch, Dharma Raksha Samiti and different organisations held a protest in Jaipur on Human Rights Day , demanding that the state authorities herald a strict regulation in opposition to ‘love jihad’ to offer justice to the victims.
A number of BJP dominated states have applied or promised to herald legal guidelines in opposition to inter-faith marriages.
In Rajasthan, the BJP which is in opposition, alleges that ‘love jihad’ circumstances are on the rise and demanded a regulation in opposition to it.
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has refuted BJP’s allegations, saying ‘ love jihad’ is a time period coined by the BJP to destroy the communal concord within the nation.