Government using brute force to suppress dissent, says Sonia Gandhi
Friday, 20 December 2019 Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Friday accused the BJP government at the Centre of using brute force to suppress dissent and showing utter disregard for people's voices. Citizenship amendment Act is discriminatory, and proposed nationwide NRC will particularly hurt the poor and the vulnerable, Sonia Gandhi said.
Amidst countrywide protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), the Congress, which has not been directly involved in the agitation, on Friday attacked the Modi government for using "brute force to suppress dissent" and said that it stood by the students and protesting citizens
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi has asked the Modi government to step in and help migrant labourers who are now trying to get back to their native villages by foot. This as India remains under lockdown..
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