Citizenship (Modification) Monthly bill: People today defy curfew in Guwahati, Military conducts flag march

GUWAHATI: The men and women defied

curfew in Guwahati

on Thursday early morning to protest towards the Citizenship (Modification) Monthly bill as the condition remained tense throughout Assam, with the Army conducting flag march in the city.

Guwahati, the epicentre of

anti-Cab protests

, was put less than indefinite curfew past night time though the Military was named in at 4 locations and Assam Rifles staff ended up deployed in Tripura on Wednesday as the two northeastern states plunged into chaos more than the hugely emotive Citizenship (Amendment) Monthly bill or



All Assam Student’s Union has termed for a protest at 11am in Guwahati.

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti appealed to the people today to come out on the road for peaceful protest.

The people today were on the street in the night even with curfew.

Military carried out a flag march in the city on Thursday early morning. Cars were being stranded in different towns of Assam due to hefty blockade. 50 %-a dozen motor vehicles were burnt. The residences of BJP and AGP leaders have been attacked in numerous components of the state.

“Curfew is on till additional orders, We are checking the circumstance very intently. So considerably the situation is underneath handle,’ Assam Law enforcement supplemental director Basic (Legislation and Get) Mukesh Agrawal advised PTI.

An RSS formal advised PTI that the organisation’s workplace in Dibrugarh, Sadya and Tezpur were attacked. The BJP place of work in Tezpur was also attacked.

Late in the night, curfew was also imposed in Dibrugarh for an indefinite time period as protesters targeted the residences of Assam main minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Union minister Rameswar Teli in the district.

As tens of 1000’s of anti-Cab protesters descended on the streets of Assam on Wednesday, clashing with law enforcement and plunging the state into chaos of a magnitude unseen because the violent 6-12 months movement by students that finished with the signing of the Assam accord, Guwahati was put beneath curfew.

Assam has been on the boil at any time since the Cab was tabled in Lok Sabha.

The contentious Monthly bill which seeks to give Indian citizenship to non-Muslim migrants from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan, was handed by Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. Lok Sabha cleared the Invoice on Monday.

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Citizenship Modification Invoice: Violence erupts, para forces out in Tripura, no Internet in ten Assam districts