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Divisive debate erupts as India declares 4 million citizens illegal

On Monday in the state of Assam in Northeast India, more than 4 million people were pushed toward what Suhas Chakma, former director of the Asian Center for Human Rights, described as the “biggest exercise for disenfranchisement in human history.” After many years of efforts following demands and agitations from the state’s Assamese linguistic group, the […]