India’s 'anti-Muslim' Citizenship Amendment Act - explained.
Delhi: A delegation representing 154 people including former judges, civil servants, defence officers met President Kovind over "vicious atmosphere created in the country with regard to Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), NPR and NRC by vested groups".
"We are concerned that India’s new Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 is fundamentally discriminatory in nature. We hope the Supreme Court of #India will consider carefully the compatibility of the law with India’s international human rights obligations." -- @UNHumanRights
In 2003, speaking in Rajya Sabha, Dr Manmohan Singh, then Leader of Opposition, asked for a liberal approach to granting citizenship to minorities, who are facing persecution, in neighbouring countries such as Bangladesh and Pakistan. Citizenship Amendment Act does just that...
Modi government’s Citizenship Amendment Act is not what she was told by those who mislead her, learns an anti-CAA protester.