Akhil Gogoi to launch agitation against CAB on Friday
GUWAHATI, 10th Oct: RTI activist Akhil Gogoi-led Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) on Thursday said it will launch a statewide agitation from Friday against the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. Addressing a press conference here, KMSS Adviser Akhil Gogoi said the BJP and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) wants to give citizenship to Hindus of foreign countries to make India a Hindu 'rashtra' with the help of Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB). "From tomorrow, KMSS will start its movement against CAB across the state. We will hold a demonstration in Guwahati demanding repeal of the bill," he added. Gogoi also announced that the KMSS supporters will demonstrate in front of all district headquarters. "We will distribute leaflets and appeal letters against the bill among the people in the state. Our cadres will visit all homes and try to make people understand the destruction that the CAB will cause to Assamese society," he added.