Congress and several other opposition parties have opposed the Citizenship Amendment Act and raised their objections to the manner in which the National Population Register was being conducted.
Shashi Tharoor said: "The protest that has intensified can be diffused if Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah say we are dropping NRC and we would not ask NPR enumerators to go to every door asking for where their father and mother were born."
"NPR is nothing but NRC. It is a disguised NRC. There is no real difference between NPR and NRC. We will not agree to NPR being rolled out on April 1, 2020," he said.
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The Punjab government had earlier decided to go by the will of the House on the way forward with respect to the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, the National Register of Citizens and the National Population Register.
Advocate Mehmood Pracha, representing Azad, had on Tuesday said that the petitioner was sent to jail without any evidence in connection with anti-CAA protests in Delhi's Darya Ganj area last year.
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The Minister further stated that Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is a 'non-serious' politician and he is doing a 'timepass' politics.
Nadella, in a statement, said, "Every country will and should define its borders, protect national security and set immigration policy accordingly. And in democracies, that is something that the people and their governments will debate and define within those bounds."
"There is unprecedented turmoil today. The Constitution is being undermined and the instruments of governance are being misused. Students and the young have in particular been targeted, Sonia said.