A division bench of MP high court has issued notices to the state government in response to a petition challenging the legality of Freedom of
Act. The petitioner, a
resident, has sought quashing of the law, contending that it was in violation of Article 14, 19, 21 and 25 of the Constitution. The act, popularly known as ‘
’ law, provides for an imprisonment from three to 10 years if anyone forces a person to convert his/her religion through marriage.