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Shaheen Shines On

The pandemic may have derailed the Shaheen Bagh protests, but the resolve to fight CAA remains strong

Shaheen Shines On
Love and Rebellion -

Shaheen Bagh has been quiet for the past five months. The iconic protest site, once bustling with music, slogans and crowds, now sees a heavy police presence round the clock. The numerous graffiti and artworks that once adorned the site are now buried under fresh coats of white paint.  

Five months ago, it was touted as the epicentre of a popular movement against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the proposed National Register of Citizens. Largely helmed by women, the leaderless movement was a historic event.

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