World

India’s citizenship check exercise excludes nearly 100,000 Nepali-speaking people in Assam

New Delhi’s plan, which arrived as news at the doorsteps of the northeastern state’s residents last week, could declare two million people as foreigners. India’s citizenship check exercise excludes nearly 100,000 Nepali-speaking people in Assam
People stand in a queue to check their names on the draft list of the National Register of Citizens outside an NRC centre in Rupohi village, Assam, India, on August 31. Reuters
bookmark
Parbat Portel
Published at : September 5, 2019
Updated at : September 5, 2019 10:16
Kakadvitta

Parbat Portel

Parbat Portel is the Jhapa correspondent for Kantipur Publications.


×
Top