Citizenship Amendment Bill finally passed in Rajya Sabha with 125 votes in favor and 105 against.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said “CAB is landmark decision for India’s ethos of commpassion, brotherhood“
In his tweet PM Modi said “A landmark day for India and our nation’s ethos of compassion and brotherhood! Glad that the #CAB2019 has been passed in the #RajyaSabha. Gratitude to all the MPs who voted in favour of the Bill. This Bill will alleviate the suffering of many who faced persecution for years.”
Home Minister Shree Amit Shah reply all questions of oppositions in Rajya Sabha
Indian Muslim League is going to be challenged the Citizenship Bill in Supreme Court and its petition pleaded the SC to declare the Citizenship bill is illegal and void. Senior Advocate Kapil Sibal to represent IUML in supreme court.
Major protest in Assam against CAB2019. Curfew imposed in Guwahati.