New Delhi, Jan 10: Union Home Minister Amit Shah held a security review meeting along with National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval. The focus of the meeting was on the ongoing protests at the universities and also those against the new citizenship law.
The situation in Jammu and Kashmir as well as the north eastern states were also discussed at the meeting, sources familiar with the developments told OneIndia.
New Delhi, Dec 29: Two persons have been arrested for spoofing the residential and office landline numbers of Union Home Minister, Amit Shah.
The arrested persons are alleged to have spoofed the numbers from an app and demanded Rs 3 crore towards party funds. The calls were made to Haryana Power Minister, Ranjit Singh Chautala.
New Delhi, Dec 21: The Narendra Modi government wasted no time in acting to bring the situation in Assam under control. The mobile internet services have resumed in Meghalaya, while Assam remains peaceful and curfew has been lifted in Dibrugarh.
New Delhi, Dec 16: The passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill has witnessed protests in several parts of the country, especially in the North Eastern states. There was violence for a few days, before it died down.
New Delhi, Dec 14: One of the biggest decisions taken by Modi Sarkar 2.0 in the year 2019 was the abrogation of Article 370. The decision was a controversial yet bold one and it has been met with applauds and criticism as well.
The announcement was made by Union Home Minister, Amit Shah in Parliament. The decision to abrogate Article 370 was passed in both the Lok Sabha as well as the Rajya Sabha.
New Delhi, Dec 11: Amit Shah gave a stinging response to the Shiv Sena, which had sought to do a u-turn on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.
The Shiv Sena which had backed the Bill in the Lok Sabha abstained from voting in the Rajya Sabha, a day after it said that the Bill did not address the insecurities of many people.
New Delhi, Dec 11: The Rajya Sabha passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which seeks to provide Indian citizenship to non-Muslim refugees coming from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan after facing religious persecution there, a little past midnight on Monday after a heated debate that lasted over seven hours.
The Bill was earlier passed in the Lok Sabha with 311 members favouring it and 80 voting against it, will now be tabled in the Rajya Sabha for its nod.
New Delhi, Dec 11: It has been reiterated on numerous occasions that the NRC and the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill are not one and the same.
Union Home Minister, Amit Shah said that the two are completely different and there was a deliberate attempt being made to confuse the two.
New Delhi, Dec 09: The Union Government has worked out alternate measures to address the concerns of the people of Manipur ahead of the tabling of the crucial Citizenship Amendment Bill.
Union Home Minister, Amit Shah would announce these measures while he tables this Bill in the Lok Sabha today. The announcement would be on the extra and exit permit system and also a provision on the Inner Line Permit.
New Delhi, Nov 20: Union Home Minister, Amit Shah said that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) would be carried out across the country on the lines of Assam. He said that there is no need for people of any religion to be worried about it.
The NRC does not have any provision that says certain religions will be excluded and all citizens of India irrespective of religion will figure in the NRC list, Shah also said while also stating that this is different from the Citizenship Amendment Bill.