Question & Answer : Citizenship amendment law explained

The Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) became law after receiving the President’s assent on Thursday, following a bruising debate in Parliament . Assam has been in the throes of violence since Wednesday, when Rajya Sabha took up the Bill after it was passed in Lok Sabha , with its capital under indefinite curfew, and Army and paramilitary columns rolling across multiple towns.

No plan on adhar card link : Ravi shankar Prasad

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government has no plans to link Aadhaar with social media accounts. In a written reply to Parliament, Prasad said the data of Aadhaar is completely secure and it is audited frequently from time to time. He added that under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act, 2000,…