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The hunt for migrants is unfolding in Assam, a poor, hilly state near the borders with Myanmar and Bangladesh. Many of the people whose citizenship is being questioned were born in India and have enjoyed all rights of citizens, such as voting.

@priyaramani  While there is some degree of empathy for Kashmir, among a small number of people .. I feel too few people even know the Assam story, how the authorities are deliberately trying to stack up obstacles against the very poorest

Asaduddin Owaisi, AIMIM on #Article35A : I'm an MP but can I go to Arunachal Pradesh & Lakshadweep? I've to take a permit for it. Can I buy land in scheduled areas of Assam, I can't. I'm telling people of Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur, Assam, & Himachal that it will happen there too.

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ANI quotes Asaduddin Owaisi on #Article35A : I'm an MP but can I go to Arunachal Pradesh & Lakshadweep? I've to take a permit for it. Can I buy land in scheduled areas of Assam, I can't. I'm telling people of Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur, Assam & Himachal that it'll happen there too

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“The film is directly linked with the NRC that was expected to be the finishing line for an issue that has dogged Assam for 40 years but has put a question mark on the future of a category of people," says teh maker #NRCAssam 

Will the NRC end 40 years of a “constant state of anxiety” for people on either side of the indigenous-immigrant divide in Assam? This is one of several “uncomfortable questions” an Assamese film being made intends to ask

Guwahati: People gathered at Machkhowa Eidgah today to offer prayers on the occasion of #EidAlAdha . #Assam 

Assam: Three people were arrested yesterday for raping a woman in front of her differently-abled husband at their residence in Bokpara of Dibrugarh. ASP Dhruva Bora says, "The three had gone to their house on the pretext of drinking water and then raped her." (11.08.2019)

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Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC) matter: Supreme Court, today, reserved the order on the citizenship status of people, born in India between 1971 and 1987, and who were not included in the NRC list.

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#ReportersProject with @anuradhasays . | Is NRC Anxiety Killing People? Assam’s massive NRC exercise has filled lakhs of people with anxiety about their future. Has the bureaucratic exercise-driven some people to suicide? @aditya_shz  finds out.


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The streets of Assam are filled with thousands of people spreading love & support for GS I/c UP East Smt. & President . #PriyankaGandhiInAssam 

New Tinsukia Junction railway station in Assam gets a ravishing makeover bringing it at par with airports in terms of modern amenities, hygiene and comfort, fulfilling the aspirations of people of North-East.

Gratitude to my sisters and brothers of Assam for the strong support to in polls to three Tribal Autonomous Councils in the state. I appreciate the local unit of the Party for their constant efforts to serve the people of the state.

I asked the people of Assam: Will those who are opposed to India ever work for Assam? Will those who are neck deep in votebank politics ever protect the culture of Assam? Here is what the people of Assam said...

Even the large ground in Gohpur was too small to accommodate the number of people who joined us at the rally. Thank you Assam!

Happy to be among the people of Assam. Watch my speech at Silchar.

A few days ago, we took a historic decision for the people of Assam. This will go a long way in preserving the unique culture of Assam.

Today and tomorrow, I will be joining programmes in Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Tripura. Looking forward to interacting with the people of these states.

I thank my sisters and brothers of Assam for their strong support for in the recent Panchayat Polls across the state. The people of the state have immense faith in the Assam Government and the focus on good governance.

Narmada Chetri from Assam’s prize winning painting is themed on the need for more and more people to join Swachh Bharat Mission.

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