#CAA

6 April.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was speaking on the 41st foundation day of the BJP. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday warned BJP workers against those trying to peddle misleading narratives
  • The PM urged the BJP workers to be on alert against such elements and foil their designs
  • He was addressing BJP workers on the occasion of party's foundation day on Tuesday

26 March.Guwahati, Assam, India
Raijor Dol leader Akhil Gogoi's mother is joined by social activist Medha Patkar and Sandeep Pandey in the campaign. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Akhil Gogoi and Pranab Doley are trying their luck for the first time in electoral politics
  • Akhil Gogoi is an anti-CAA activist
  • Doley is a senior leader of the Jeepal Krishak Sramik Sangha

26 March.Guwahati, Assam, India
Akhil Gogoi was also associated with Anna Hazare-led anti-graft movement India Against Corruption. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Akhil Gogoi, the founder of Raijor Dal and an RTI activist , is contesting the Assam Assembly elections from jail
  • He was arrested last year following protests in December 2019 against the Central government's CAA
  • The 45-year-old jailed activist has aligned for the polls with Asom Jatiya Parishad of Lurinjyoti Gogoi

24 March.Guwahati, Assam, India
Raijor Dol leader Akhil Gogoi's mother is joined by social activist Medha Patkar and Sandeep Pandey in the campaign. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Priyada Gogoi, Akhil Gogoi's mother, is 84
  • Akhil Gogoi was jailed in 2019 in relation with CAA protests
  • He is contesting Assam assembly elections from the Sivasagar constituency

23 March.Guwahati, Assam, India
BJP President J P Nadda on Tuesday said CAA will be passed in time. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • CAA is the Citizenship Amendment Act
  • Nadda made the statements while releasing the party's manifesto for the Assam elections
  • The BJP in its manifesto has made "ten commitments" for an 'Atmanirbhar Assam'

21 March.Jorhat, Assam, India
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi during an election campaign rally ahead of Assam assembly polls, in Jorhat district. (PTI Photo)

  • Priyanka Gandhi's comments come a day after Modi raised the toolkit issue and alleged a Congress conspiracy in it
  • Priyanka also lamented that Modi was silent about the "attack on culture" by the Citizenship (Amendment) Act
  • She mocked the PM's frequently uttered statement of "double-engined" government, saying Assam has two CMs

20 March.Guwahati, Assam, India
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi releases party's manifesto for the upcoming Assembly Elections Polls, at APCC Headquarters in Guwahati. (PTI Photo)

  • Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday released his party's election manifesto for Assam
  • It made "five guarantees" that included Rs 2,000 per month for every housewife
  • The manifesto includes a law to nullify the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA)

14 March.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
DMK chief M K Stalin and other leaders release manifesto for Tamil Nadu elections 2021 on Saturday. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • M K Stalin said on Sunday that his party would continue to urge the central government to scrap the controversial law
  • The party would oppose the CAA and campaign against it as well
  • Polls in the state are going to take place from April 6 and counting will be done on May 2

14 March.Guwahati, Assam, India
BJP Assam President Ranjit Kumar Dass (C), Assam Gana Parishad President Atul Bora (L) and UPPL President Promod Boro (R) raise hands for their alliance for Assembly polls. (PTI File Photo)

  • We are working with a 100-plus target, said BJP state president Ranjeet Kumar Dass
  • "There will be no impact (of CAA) on elections and the people of Assam have earlier shown that": Dass
  • The CAA issue had cropped up even during the 2019 Lok Sabha elections but the BJP succeeded, he said

1 March.Lakhimpur, Assam, India
AICC General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra addressing a crowd in Assam ahead of the upcoming state assembly polls, in Guwahati. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@INCIndia)

  • Assam witnessed violent protests against the CAA in 2019 and five persons lost their lives
  • The grand alliance of the Congress and six other parties will form the government in Assam, Priyanka Gandhi said
  • BJP leaders talk about implementing CAA across the country but are silent when they come to Assam, she said