Union Minister of State (Home) Nisith Pramanik on Monday said that the Citizenship Amendment Act would be implemented in the state soon.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had strongly opposed the contentious act and had recently reiterated that her government would not allow CAA in Bengal.
Mamata’s remark is said to be politically significant as the venue of the rally in Nadia district, which has significant electorates of Matuas, Hindu refugees from Bangladesh.
DMs of 31 districts of 9 states can give citizenship to non-Muslims from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan
The authorities of none of the districts of Assam and West Bengal, where the issue is politically sensitive, have been given the powers so far.
The ruling TMC in Bengal, however, claimed that the BJP was trying to fool Matuas with the "CAA hoax".
“List all matters before Division Bench (DB) on November 29. The DB is requested to decide the matter at an early date as directed by the Supreme Court,” the bench said.
2020 riots accused Safoora Zargar along with several other students has been staging protests against the cancellation of her admission.
The violence erupted during the protests against CAA and NRC. In a letter to his friend written from the prison premises, Khalid said that he feels lonely and pessimistic at times.
Khalid, arrested by Delhi Police in September 2020, said that there was no material to support the case of the prosecution against him.
He will meet the State leaders and functionaries of the party at the State BJP headquarters here before the book reading programme.
The 200 Foreigners’ Tribunals (FTs) were to become functional from September 1, 2019, as a consequence of a May 2019 Supreme Court order.
Interacting with opposition lawmakers of Assam, Sinha said the BJP-led government has not been able to implement the CAA so far as it was 'foolishly drafted' in a hurry.
Moninder Kumar Nath, a prominent leader of the Hindu community and president of Mahanagar Sarvajan Puja Samiti, said that a lot remains to be done for the community.
A Delhi court on Friday adjourned the bail plea of former JNU student leader Sharjeel Imam in a sedition case until July 7 as the courts are on vacation from today.
Though RFCL has not stopped production, sources said that urea and ammonia production has been reduced by 50 per cent.
However, Raikhy took out the banner once more while being home-bound during the pandemic-induced lockdown in 2020.
Iterating that the CAA, if implemented, would be detrimental to local interests, the NESO and the AAASU said that mass movements would be organised again if the Centre tried to impose the law.
Hinduvahini AP and Telangana president B Rajavardhan Reddy said that there was a need to learn from history as history has a tendency to repeat itself.
With the passing of the MCD amendment act by both houses of Parliament, MCD is all set to evolve into its new avatar.
Another important addition is the regulation of the import, trade, possession or proliferation of invasive species. A response to the Bill has been invited from the general public.