Assam's indigenous Muslims, fearing CAA may trigger another wave of Hindus migrating from Bangladesh, demand special population census
Even as Muslims across India continue protest against the combination of Citizenship Amendment Act and the proposed National Population Register exercise, indigenous Muslims in Assam have found a different reason to hit the streets. Instead of opposing the CAA-NPR, they are demanding a special population counting exercise to identify the indigenous Muslims of the state in a bid to regain their lost pride.
Restrained decorations, unsold goods, midnight prayers for peace: Amid anti-CAA protest, muted Christmas celebrations in Assam
Christmas celebrations were a low-key affair in Assam amid ongoing protests against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act.