Rev CM Khanna, who was arrested by the Jammu & Kashmir police on alleged charges of religious conversion, was released on bail yesterday, Nov. 30.

“Rev Khanna was released on bail as a result of prayers and wishes. After days of trying to move the bail application and fighting the objections raised by the Bar Association in Srinagar, his bail was sanctioned today (Wednesday),” informed CNI Bishop of Amritsar Diocese, PK Samantaroy.

On Nov. 20, the J&K police arrested Rev Khanna, accusing him of forcing Muslim youth for conversion from Islam to Christianity.

The Presbyter-in-charge of the All Saints Church in Srinagar, Rev Khanna, spent about 10 days in police custody at Kothi Bagh police station, and was released on a bond of Rs 25,000.

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