She said, “Till 2014, over 566 Muslims from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan were given Indian citizenship. During 2016-18 under Modi government, around 1595 Pakistani migrants and 391 Afghanistani Muslims were given Indian citizenship.”
In the meantime, in an exclusive interview with the Times of India, ex-Afghan president Hamid Karzai said that Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019 (CAA) is an internal matter of India.
Karzai added, “India is the greatest friend of Afghanistan. India has been a tremendous contributor to Afghanistan, but the impact that Pakistan can make in Afghanistan, is a lot greater than any other country.”
Sunday 19 January 2020 17:14