Biswanath Chariali, June 1: The Biswanath sub-divisional unit of the AASU and Biswanath Chariali Anchalik AASU registered a strong protest on Friday against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 in association with Pabhoi Anchalik AASU, Jinjia Anchalik AASU, Behali Anchalik AASU, Asam Jatiyatavadi Yuva Chatra Parishad Biswanath district committee, Biswanath district ABSU, Biswanath district unit of AAKSU, Biswanath district unit of AAGSU, Biswanath district unit of AATTSA, Biswanath district unit of AASA and several like-minded organizations of the Biswanath district.
A procession was taken out on the occasion throughout the town. Thousands of people, students, women organizations, village organizations, NGOs and the like also took part in the protest. The environment of the town reveberated with the sounds of slogans of the protestors who demanded immediate repeal of the Bill. They also warned the governments at the Centre and in the state not to play with the emotions and the future of the people of Assam.