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Congress Leader Jairam Ramesh Files Petition In SC Challenging The Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019

By Lawstreet Bharat      13 December, 2019 05:12 PM      0 Comments
Congress Leader Jairam Ramesh Files Petition In SC Challenging The Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019

Congress Leader Jairam Ramesh filed a petition in the Supreme Court today (December 13, 2019) challenging the validity of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 alleging that it violates the fundamental right to equality (mentioned in Article 14 of the Constitution of India) by not granting the opportunity for obtaining citizenship to persecuted Muslims from neighboring countries. 



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