Federal US commission seeks sanctions against Shah if CAB passed in parliament
- The Lok Sabha late on Monday passed the CAB that proposes giving Indian citizenship to Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians
- Three hundred and eleven members in the 545-member Lok Sabha voted in favour of the Bill, while 80 opposed it
NEW DELHI: A US federal commission on international religious freedom has said that India’s Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) is a "dangerous turn in wrong direction" and sought American sanctions against home minister Amit Shah if the bill is passed by both houses of Parliament.
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