CAB protests: Assam goes up in flames, people defy curfew
Assam rages over Citizenship Bill
Amid violent protests in the northeast, the contentious bill passed parliament last evening after being cleared by the Rajya Sabha with 125 voting for it and 99 against.
Transport services to the region has been severely impacted as all train services to Assam and Tripura have been suspended following protests. Several airlines too have cancelled flights to Guwahati and Dibrugarh.
Take a look:-
In pic: Protesters burn hoardings and other materials during their march against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in Guwahati.
Inflammable materials burnt
A burnt bus
Clash with the police