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Citizenship Amendment Bill: Who Said What In Lok Sabha

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which seeks to grant citizenship to non-Muslim immigrants from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan if they faced religious persecution there, was passed in the Lok Sabha with 311-80 votes on Monday night, after more than seven hours of debate and discussions. The Bill will now be tabled in the Rajya Sabha for its nod. Here’s Home Minster Amit Shah’s statement.

Updated : 10 December 2019, 11:53 AM