New Delhi, December 28: Amidst the massive protest Citizenship Amendment Act across the country, the Bharatiya Janata Party has decided to hold a public campaign to aware people regarding the new Citizenship Amendment Act. The campaign will start from January 5 and continue till January 15.
The BJP government has set a target to reach around three crore families in the awareness campaign. RSS is likely to join BJP in this awareness campaign. The government is further targeting to get the support of nearly one crore people in support of the Citizenship Amendment Act.
To fulfil their target, BJP has formed different public relation groups to connect with people belonging to a different section of people including Buddhist, Dalits and minorities.
BJP’s top brass including party president Amit Shah, executive president JP Nadda along with other 50 leaders will hold big events in several cities to pomote the campaign.
The party is also considering to hold a big rally at the end of the entire public awareness campaign.
Earlier, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has launched a massive public awareness campaign on social media and through its cadres to reach out to the Muslim community and dispel their doubts on the issue. Several videos were also uploaded in BJP’s official Twitter handle which explained the Citizenship Amendment Act and said that the muslims should stop worrying as the new act would not affect them in any way.
The BJP’s clarification has been necessitated after a slew of protests broke out across the country, a few of which also witnessed violence. The CAA and NRC have become emotive issues among the Muslim community. (PTI)