Peaceful agitators not traitors, says HC, allows anti-CAA protest
Saturday, February 15, 2020, 3:21 PM
Persons holding peaceful protests against a particular law cannot be termed as traitors or anti-nationals, the Bombay HC said while granting permission to a few people to sit on an indefinite protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act in Beed district. The Aurangabad bench of HC noted that the petitioner and his companions only want to hold a peaceful agitation to show their protest.
UP police crushing anti-CAA protest in Aligarh: Sumaiyaa
Monday, February 10, 2020, 7:12 AM
Noted Urdu-poet Munnawar Rana's daughter Sumaiyaa has alleged police high-handedness in "crushing the anti-CAA protest" at Eidgah. Addressing women-protesters who have been agitating against the new-citizenship-law since the past 22-days, she said "We are holding all-women protest which is totally peaceful and is our democratic right