Anti-conversion laws threaten religious freedom in Nepal
July 13, 2015
Proposed anti-conversion laws could threaten religious freedom in Nepal, country experts have warned. A new Nepalese constitution is being drafted, and the proposed legislation currently includes a clause that states: "No one shall behave, act or undertake activities that breach public order or break public peace/peace in the community; and no one shall attempt to change or convert someone from one religion to another, or disturb/jeopardise the religion of others, and such acts/activities shall be punishable by law."
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