Citizenship Amendment Bill to be tabled in Lok Sabha today

Union Home Minister Amit Shah is all set to move the controversial Citizenship Amendment Bill on Monday, in the Lok Sabha. The matter is listed in the day’s business for the Lok Sabha amid widespread protests in the Northeast against what many of its residents claim is a move to nullify a decades-old accord aimed at stemming illegal immigration.

This move comes days after the Union Cabinet last Wednesday approved the Bill.

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