Ludhiana: After the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) became Act, many sections of the society took out protest rallies against the law and the proposed nation-wide National Register of Citizens (NRC).
Protests are also being held in the North East States especially Assam.
Protest rally in Ludhiana
On Saturday, different Muslim organizations of Ludhiana took out a protest rally and demonstrated in front of the DC Office.
The rally which was taken out from Jama Masjid to DC Office was attended by thousands of people. It was led by the Royal Imam of Punjab, Atiq ur Rehman.
During the protest, demonstrators alleged that the decision of Central Govt. is against the Muslims.
Heavy police force was deployed during the rally.
Protest in other states
It may be mentioned that protests were held in different states of the country including Uttar Pradesh, Bengal, Jharkhand and Delhi.