PM Modi welcomes clearing of the Citizenship Bill, calls it a 'Landmark Day for India'

R Sinduja

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The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill was passed by the Rajya Sabha of Parliament with 125 members supporting and 105 opposing it. PM Modi welcomes the clearing of CAB by the Rajya Sabha and called it a landmark day for India & our nation's ethos of compassion and brotherhood. The CAB 2019 seeks to grant Indian nationality to Buddhists, Christians, Hindus, Jains, Parsis & Sikhs who fled Afghanistan, Bangladesh & Pak before 2015.