33 C
Thursday, October 1, 2020
  • Home
  • Videos

    Himanta Takes A Jibe At Mamata Banerjee, Says Trying To Redefine Citizenship

    Mamata Banerjee on March 3, 2020, said all those who came to India from Bangladesh and voted in elections are citizens and don’t need to apply afresh for citizenship

    Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is trying to redefine the citizenship clause enshrined in the Constitution of India.

    Speaking to the media persons, the minister said, “I think next time she will not campaign in West Bengal but Bangladesh. She stands for Bangladeshi infiltrators.”

    Banerjee on March 3rd, 2020, said all those who came to India from Bangladesh and voted in elections are citizens and don’t need to apply afresh for citizenship.

    “Those who have come to India from Bangladesh are all Indian citizens, they have citizenship. Where is the need to give new citizenship? They have been voting in one election after another… electing Prime Ministers and Chief Ministers and then it is said they are not citizens…no need to believe them,” Banerjee said at a rally at Kaliaganj in the Uttar Dinajpur district.

    She had further said she will not allow even one person to be driven out of Bengal. “None of the refugees living in the State will lose their citizenship,” she added.

    Photo: Time8


    Follow TIME8.IN on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, FACEBOOK and on YOUTUBE to stay in the know with what’s happening in the world around you – in real time

    First published


    Assam Government to Begin ‘COVID-19 AG Test’, Results Within Hours: says Sarma

    To disburse the test reports in a faster manner, Sarma also highlighted the launching of a new COVID specific websites - covidassam.in.

    Price of Purabi Milk Hiked By Rs 4 Per Litre In Assam

    The new price of 500 ml Purabi Standard Milk will be Rs 27 and 500 ml Purabi Smart Milk will be Rs 25

    Python guards Assam MLA Mrinal Saikia’s residence

    Mrinal Saikia also revealed that the python has been with him for 18 months and now has become his pet. However, it sometimes does attack the chickens in his house

    This Diwali, Perk Up Your Home With These Super Easy Rangoli Designs

    Indians love colours and this love for colors is shown through rangolis

    Assam Police Recruitment Scam: BJP Leader Hides Self; Top Cop on the Run

    CID has raided the residence of a former Assam Police deputy inspector general (DIG) PK Dutta who has emerged as a key accused

    Assam: No ‘Mandatory’ Home Quarantine for Incoming Air Passengers if test Negative

    The Assam government has issued fresh home quarantine rules on Friday for the air passengers arriving in Guwahati