RTI reveals 3-fold increase in application for change of religion in State
The rate of religious conversion has increased three-fold in the state. This information is revealed through RTI enquiry. There was a three-fold increase in religion change in last three years. RTI activist Anil Galgali had asked the Maharashtra Printing and Publication Directorate about the number of people opting for the change in date of birth, name or religion. As per the information, 247 opted for the change of religion in 2014, 615 in 2015 and 797 in 2016.