20 injured as anti-Citizenship Amendment Bill protesters clash with police in Assam

  • 20 injured as anti-Citizenship Amendment Bill protesters clash with police in Assam

 

Anti-CAB protests turned violent when police and protestors clashed. Railways said eight trains have been cancelled given ongoing protests in Assam.

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On the other hand, district administrations have imposed Section 144 in several districts in Assam including Tinsukia, Sonitpur and Lakhimpur districts following the ongoing protests against the bill. The exams in Gauhati University and Dibrugarh University in the state have also been postponed. 

 

Huge processions were taken out in different areas of Guwahati, with protesters raising slogans against the emotive legislation. The protesters also burnt effigies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal.

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