Bengalis living in Assam from decades before Bangladesh was born in 1971 are routinely called 'Bangladeshis'. The experience of feeling unwanted in one's own country is baffling, writes journalist Samrat Choudhury
Seshadri Chari, member of the BJP National Executive Committee, tells Outlook that the government needs to urgently counter the canard that the CAB is against Muslims before it spins into a communal conflagration.
What if the Citizenship Amendment Bill triggers violence against minority groups in other countries whom India seeks to protect? Asks international director, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, Sanjoy Hazarika
Parties like All Assam Students' Union warn voters that implementation of the Citizenship Amendment Bill will hurt the state's future and security but BJP remains cool on the controversial Bill and its promises