Activists from the All Assam Students Union (AASU) protest against a bill that would give citizenship to non-Muslims from neighbouring countries on January 7 [Reurters/Anuwar Hazarika]

On January 8, India‘s lower house of parliament approved a bill that would grant residency and citizenship rights to undocumented non-Muslim immigrants, sparking protests in the country’s northeast. The protests took place mainly in the state of Assam, where millions of people were accused of being foreigners

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