Imphal, January 10: Chief Minister N Biren Singh has urged the people not to panic over the passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016.
“A state government does not necessarily has to go always according to the directives of the Centre. We will discuss the Bill,” he said.
The Chief Minister further added that the state government will never go against the wishes of the people.
It may be mentioned that there has been wave of protest across Manipur against the contentious Bill.
Congress MLA N Loken has warned the government of launching series of agitations against the Bill.
As the All Manipur Students’ Union protested against the Bill at their Imphal head office.