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Indian Union Muslim League moves SC challenging Citizenship Bill

IUML alleged that the Bill violates the fundamental Right to Equality of the Constitution

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Citizenship Bill | Narendra Modi | Parliament winter session

Press Trust of India 



Protestors gather in a street during a protest strike against the Citizenship Amendment Bill on the outskirts of Sivasagar town in Assam. Photo: PTI
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The Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) moved the Supreme Court on Thursday challenging the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, a day after it was passed in the Rajya Sabha completing the legislative process for giving Indian citizenship to non-Muslim migrants from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh.

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First Published: Thu, December 12 2019. 11:21 IST

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