BJP’s proposed amendment to Citizenship Act promotes two-nation theory, says Yogendra Yadav

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Reacting sharply to Assam's minister and convenor of Himanta Biswa Sarma’s statement on Hindu Muslim migrants, Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav said that the BJP has been trying to invoke a "two-nation theory" like RSS and Mohammad Ali Jinnah

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