Bengaluru : Karnataka police have made their first arrest in connection with the forceful religious conversion in the city The accused had forced his wife to convert to his religion, police said on Saturday. According to the police, 26 – year – old Syed Mayen has been accused of forcing a Hindu girl to follow Is lam. The accused was in love with an 18 – year – old girl, a native of Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh living with her family in the sili converted if she wished to marry him.
Police said that the girl had gone to a mosque and got converted to Islam.
The girl’s father, a painter by profession, and her mother were suspicious about the movements of their daughter and had asked her not to make a hasty decision.