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Govt will ensure that non-Muslim refugees live as Indians with honour: Shah

Shah also challenged the people, who are against the new law, to oppose the legislation as much as they can

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Amit Shah
Union Home Ministers Amit Shah

Notwithstanding opposition to the amended Citizenship Act, Home Minister on Tuesday asserted the Modi government will ensure that non-Muslim refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan get Indian nationality and live in the country with honour.

Shah also challenged the people, who are against the new law, to oppose the legislation as much as they can.

"Come what may, the Modi government will ensure that these refugees get Indian citizenship and live as Indians with honour," he said at an event here.

First Published: Tue, December 17 2019. 17:10 IST
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