Citizenship Amendment Act: PM Narendra Modi has launched a #IndiaSupportsCAA campaign on Twitter, amid the nationwide outcry against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). The PM has appealed to the people to support this campaign.
It became the top trend on Twitter within an hour of Modi campaigning. Union Minister Piyush Goyal, Nitin Gadkari has tweeted, furthering this campaign of Modi.
#IndiaSupportsCAA PM Modi has tweeted that CAA provides citizenship to refugees. It does not take away citizenship.
The PM has written in his tweet that in the Vice section of the Volunteer module of the Namo app, check out this hashtag to see fun content, graphics and more. The PM has written in his tweet to give his support in favor of CAA through this hashtag.
#IndiaSupportsCAA because CAA is about giving citizenship to persecuted refugees & not about taking anyone’s citizenship away.— narendramodi_in (@narendramodi_in) December 30, 2019
Check out this hashtag in Your Voice section of Volunteer module on NaMo App for content, graphics, videos & more. Share & show your support for CAA..
Significantly, the CAA is opposed by almost all opposition parties including Congress, TMC. There were strong protests in the capital Delhi, UP, West Bengal, Bihar, Assam against this act. In UP, 19 people were killed in these demonstrations. There were violent demonstrations in Delhi as well. Opposition parties are demanding the government to withdraw this act.
Do hear this lucid explanation of aspects relating to CAA and more by @SadhguruJV.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 30, 2019
He provides historical context, brilliantly highlights our culture of brotherhood. He also calls out the misinformation by vested interest groups. #IndiaSupportsCAA https://t.co/97CW4EQZ7Z
Citizenship Amendment Act: After this tweet of PM, it is believed that the ruling government is also going to start a big campaign regarding this act. It is believing that the PM has started this campaign to tell the people about this act, not bowing down to pressure from the opposition. The PM has also shared Sadhguru's video with his Twitter handle @narendramodi while launching the campaign.