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Misinformation Being Spread Over Citizenship Bill, Says PM Modi In Assam

Misinformation Being Spread Over Citizenship Bill, Says PM Modi In Assam Misinformation Being Spread Over Citizenship Bill, Says PM Modi In Assam
Bennie Garza | 10 February, 2019, 17:12

Several allies of the BJP in the northeast have already made their opposition to the "discriminatory" Bill known to the ruling party.

Slogans of "Modi go back, BJP murdabad' were heard as activists stood by the roads waving black flags as PM Modi's motorcade was heading to Raj Bhawan from the airport". The demonstrators were restricted as the gates to the AASU office was locked by the police, the students union's chief advisor Sammujal Bhattacharya claimed. He said that he and his government are fully committed to safeguarding the rights and interests of the people of the region.

Amidst angry protest, Modi arrived in Guwahati on Friday evening on a two-day tour of the Northeast. "He is going ahead with the bill against the will of indigenous people but we will not tolerate this", said AASU Adviser Samujjal Bhattacharrya.

Peasant organisation Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) too showed black flag to the PM at Adabari and Fancy Bazar areas of the city, which fell on his route.

Modi was shown black flags in at least two places for the second consecutive day. They have done injustice to the people of Assam.

Bill has become the rallying point for political parties and civil society organisations across Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Tripura to protest or boycott Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the northeast.

"Only after necessary investigation and recommendation of the state government can the decision of giving someone citizenship be taken".

PM Modi asserted that the citizenship bill "is not a subject related to Assam only...it is about the entire country...it is about those who love Mother India...whether they came from Pakistan, Afghanistan or Bangladesh..."

"The Bill has been conceived against the spirit of our Constitution", the trio said, urging the Prime Minister to immediately withdraw the Bill from the Rajya Sabha. He will also inaugurate NRL's Bio Refinery, North East Gas Grid, Barauni-Guwahati Natural Gas Pipeline.

"Prime Minister Modi is scheduled to lay foundation of a six-lane bridge over river Brahmaputra connecting Guwahati with North Guwahati and kick off construction work of AIIMS at Changsari near Guwahati". As per the Prime Minister's Office, Modi will reach Itanagar from Guwahati on Saturday morning and will unveil a series of development projects at IG Park in Itanagar. In Arunachal, the PM will lay the foundation of an airport at Hollongi and inaugurate a 24×7 television channel dedicated to Arunachal, DD Arunprabha.

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