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AASU appeals to pay respect to six anti-CAA matyrs

Lurin Jyoti Gogoi AASU General Secretary addressing public meeting protest against CAA at Naharkatia Kalapani play ground on 31-12-19. Photo by UB Photos
Lurin Jyoti Gogoi AASU General Secretary addressing public meeting protest against CAA at Naharkatia Kalapani play ground on 31-12-19. Photo by UB Photos

The All Assam Students' Union (AASU) has appealed the people of Assam to pay respect to six anti-CAA martyrs on Wednessday evening by lighting earthen lamp.

The Students' outfit has said, “We appeal all household to light earthen lamp on the evening of January 1, 2020 infront their houses as a mark of respect to the six people who laid their lives for our language, culture and diversity.” On December 12 last six people including an adolscent were shot to death by police in different parts of Guwahati on charges of involving with violent protest.

The AASU, along with several other organisations, has been vehemently protesting against the CAA since 2018.

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