Recognising, understanding and responding to racism in India

Venkat Pulla, Elizabeth Carter, Rituparna Bhattacharyya

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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.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDiscrimination, challenge and response
Subtitle of host publicationPeople of North East India
EditorsVenkat Pulla, Rituparna Bhattacharyya, Sanjai Bhatt
Place of PublicationCham, Switzerland
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages19
ISBN (Electronic)9783030462512
ISBN (Print)9783030462505
Publication statusPublished - 2020

Publication series

NameMapping Global Racisms


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