The 60-hour journey cost them 1,60,000 Indian Rupees in total.
Violent clashes erupted in Delhi between police and thousands of university students on Friday protesting the enactment of the contentious new law
Resistance to the bill has been the strongest in the tea-growing Assam state, where a movement against illegal immigrants from its neighbouring Bangladesh has simmered for decades
Shah, Modi´s right-hand man, previously said India must act against "infiltrators who were eating the country like termites".
A controversial citizenship list in northeast India that has left almost two million people facing statelessness has been slammed by its political backers as those excluded from it face an uncertain future.
Critics say the NRC process reflects the BJP´s goal to serve only its co-religionists.
"Illegal annexation of Kashmir is part of a wider policy to target Muslims."
“This is one of the worst floodings in recent memory,” Assam’s Water Resources Minister Keshab Mahanta said
Police said they sent Mohammed Sana Ullah, 52, to a detention centre in Assam based on the order of a Foreigners’ Tribunal.
Freshly-caught rat is at the top of the holiday menu for crowds flocking to a market in northeastern India that specialises in rodents from local fields. Destined to be boiled, skinned and then cooked in a spicy gravy, rat is more popular than chicken and pork with customers at the Sunday market in the village of Kumarikata in Assam state. Shoppers buy hundreds of freshly caught and skinned rats that local farmers say are hunted to avoid damage to their fields in the state which borders Bhutan. The ready-roasted kind…