Stories about India from December, 2019
Mass demonstrations have engulfed both large and small cities nationwide.
Overall, our coverage in the past 12 months highlighted stories of protests and internet shutdowns from across the region.
Protests and marches are set to continue across India condemning the police brutality against the students of Jamia Millia Islamia University as-well-as demanding the scrapping of the Citizenship Amendment Act.
"India leads the world in internet blackouts. We all know what fascist governments do in the dark. Don’t be a bystander; speak now & speak loudly."
Many are applauding the police in Hyderabad for acting as judge, jury, and executioner.
As India's ruling BJP pushes for the 'anti-Muslim' citizenship amendment bill, critics say that it violates India's secular constitution and threatens the very essence of India's plurality.