1. Hindu girl commits suicide after conversion
Report: A girl named Rinku was found dead in Tamanna Hotel near Hauz Khas Delhi. Investigations point out that she was forcibly converted to Islam. The girl was a student of tenth grade from Cooch Behar, West Bengal while the man accused of forcibly converting her, Qasim, was a resident of Jalpaigudi, West Bengal. Since the death of the girl, Qasim has been absconding.
2. RSS leader killed in Kerala, CPI(M) blamed
Report: A district leader of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) was chopped to death in north Kerala’s Kannur on 1 September. This follows the death of a BMS (RSS’ trade union outfit) worker who was hacked to death in a similar fashion.
3. Gwalior woman accuses husband of forcing religious conversion
Report: A woman in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior city has accused a man of marrying her through deceit and forcing her to convert to Islam. According to Gwalior police, the woman claimed that the man she married — Sunny Kushwaha — was actually a Muslim by the name of Adil Khan.
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