Crime and Accident

Police arrests couple on charges of religious conversion

Kadapa: Rachakonda Police arrested a couple for allegedly converting the religion of children.

According to the news published in TOI, the racket was busted in Kadapa district. The couple was allegedly converting tribal children to Christianity.

It is also reported that the couple was running an orphanage. Police rescued nine kids and arrested the couple.

As per SHO of Medipally police station, Child Welfare Dept. made a complaint against the racket.

Police booked the couple under section 342, 370, 156 of IPC, section 33, 42 of Juvenile Justice Act and section 3 of SC/ST Atrocity Act. TOI reported.

Later the accused couple was sent for judicial custody.