2021 annual Report of United States Commission on International Religious Freedom(USCIRF) monitors international religious freedom has recommended that India be designated as a “country of particular concern” for the second consecutive year. USCIRF recommended to designate 14 countries a “countries of particular concern (CPCs)”. These include 10 that the State Department designated as CPCs in December 2020—Burma, China, Eritrea, Iran, Nigeria, North Korea, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Tajikistan, and Turkmenistan—as well as four others—India, Russia, Syria, and Vietnam.
About United States Commission on International Religious Freedom(USCIRF)
USCIRF, which calls itself an independent, bipartisan U.S. federal government commission created by the 1998 International Religious Freedom Act (IRFA) to monitor the universal right to freedom of religion.