Updated: December 14, 2019, 12:53 p.m. IS
New Delhi [India]December 14 (ANI): Senior congress leader KC Venugopal said on Saturday that the Citizenship (Amendment) Act of 2019 is a direct attack on the principle and values of fundamental rights.
“CAB is a direct attack on the basic values of the constitution and the basic values of all our fundamental rights,” Venugopal told ANI here.
Talk about congress At the party’s ‘Bharat Bachao’ rally, he added: “The way this government neglects people’s concerns about price increases, unemployment and atrocities by women is what we are agitating against.”
Meanwhile senior congress leader Salman Khurshid called it an “immoral decision”.
“India has always been a safe haven for anyone suffering from outrageous treatment or inhumane behavior … Today, the statement that we will only exist for religious reasons actually distracts us from our role in the world. Our role was a humanist role in the world, “he said, adding that we are making it a very narrow political role today. (ANI)