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Six dead in protests against Indian citizenship law

12 December, 2019 5:17 pm 5:17 pm

GUWAHATI (AFP) – The death toll from violent protests in northeast India against a contentious citizenship law has risen to six, officials said Sunday, as authorities maintained internet bans and curfews to quell unrest. Tension remained high at the epicentre of the unrest in Assam state’s biggest city, Guwahati, with a fresh demonstration expected Sunday … Read More