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UN urges India not to make citizens stateless in Assam

NEW YORK: The UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi has demanded the Indian government cease from abolishing the citizenship of any person from the Indian state of Assam. Felipe Grandi urged India to ensure no one ends up stateless,

India strips 1.9mn illegal Muslim immigrants of Assam

NEW DELHI: The government of Assam has weed out illegal immigrants, which stripped about 1.9 million people from their citizenship, most of them are expected to be Muslim. According to a statement from the Assam government, a total of 31.1