Denmark’s parliament has accepted a penal regulation outlawing the general public desecration of sacred books, together with the Holy Quran.
In keeping with the regulation, anybody who desecrates, burns or tears any holy e book, together with the Holy Quran, in public locations shall be punished with imprisonment for a most of two years and a nice or each.
Many occasions in Denmark, the Holy Quran was set on hearth, and after robust protests within the Muslim world, a regulation has been handed within the European nation to ban the desecration of the Holy Quran and its burning.
Within the 179-member parliament, 94 votes have been in favor of the invoice and 77 have been in opposition to it. In keeping with the invoice, ‘inappropriate conduct with phrases or writings of serious non secular significance to a spiritual neighborhood’ shall be banned.
Virtually, after the approval of this regulation, there shall be a ban on burning the Phrase of God and tearing of papers in public. This regulation can even apply to these movies primarily based on desecration of holy books which might be supposed to be extensively disseminated.
An individual who violates the regulation shall be liable to a nice and imprisonment for a time period which can prolong to 2 years or to each. After approval by Parliament, the invoice will now be despatched to Queen Margaret for her signature. It’s anticipated that this invoice shall be signed this month.
In an announcement launched by the Danish Ministry of Justice, the regulation goals to cut back the results of “systematic ridicule” which, along with different components, has contributed to rising the specter of terrorism within the nation. performed a job.
It must be famous that this 12 months in Denmark and Sweden, the impure braveness of burning the Holy Quran in public locations was completed a number of occasions, in response to which there was a robust protest from the Muslims in these international locations in addition to the Muslim world.