The Tripura Rajya Upajati Ganamukti Parishad (TRUGP), the tribal wing of the CPI (M) in Tripura, has decided to organise at least 35 protest rallies against CAA across the state.

Informing this on Monday, TRUGP general secretary Radha Charan Debbarma told Northeast Now that the protest rallies against the CAA have been started in Tripura from January 17 and it will continue till January 25.

Debbarma said, “TRUGP has started a 9-day-long protest programme against the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019 across the state.”

Debbarma added, “Our target is to organize at least 35 anti-CAA protest rallies across the state. Through the protest rallies, we will also make the people aware of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) 2019.”

Till Monday morning, the Tripura Rajya Upajati Ganamukti Parishad has organized protest rallies at Manu, Kanchanpur, Anandabazar, Sonamura and Raisyabari.

On Monday morning, a protest rally against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) was organized at Raisyabari under Gandachera sub-division, which is one of the most remote parts of the state.

Hundreds of people gathered in the rally and most of them were women.

The protestors shouted anti-CAA slogans and also shouted anti-BJP slogans.

TRUGP general secretary Radha Charan Debbarma further said a big public rally will be organized in the state capital on February 8 next against CAA.

He claimed that the rally will be historic.


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