Recently the parliament of India passed a bill offering amnesty to non-Muslim illegal immigrants from three neighbouring countries: Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan. The Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019 (CAA) specifically provides citizenship to religious minorities escaping from these countries as refugees, especially the Hindu, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist and Parsi communities who arrived by 31 December 2014 as a result of religious persecution.
|Title of host publication||Discrimination, challenge and response|
|Subtitle of host publication||People of North East India|
|Editors||Venkat Pulla, Rituparna Bhattacharyya, Sanjai Bhatt|
|Place of Publication||Cham, Switzerland|
|Number of pages||19|
|Publication status||Published - 2020|
|Name||Mapping Global Racisms |