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Is BJP Going Slow On CAA? Why Assam And Bengal elections Have Put The Party In A Tough Spot

Feb 19, 2021 12:00 PM IST iVideos iVideos

The Bharatiya Janata Party, which championed the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) is seen to be downplaying its implementation ahead of the crucial assembly elections in West Bengal and Assam. While Home Minister Amit Shah, at a rally in West Bengal’s Thakurnagar on February 11, promised that the bill will be implemented after the Covid-19 vaccination drive gets over, however the delay in its implementation indicates the dilemma withing the saffron party.
So, why has the BJP gone slow on CAA and have the forthcoming elections put the party in a tough spot?