|Mizoram Cabinet regrets passing of CAB|
AIZAWL, Jan 10 - The Zoramthanga-led Mizo National Front Government today expressed extreme regret over the passing of the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019 by the Lok Sabha.
The meeting of Council of Ministers, chaired by State Chief Minister Zoramthanga decided that concerted efforts be made by the State Government to ensure that the proposed amendment should be defeated in the Rajya Sabha.
The Council of Ministers also decided that recognised blood banks in the State should give blood to the needy people free of cost with immediate effect and the State Government would bear the expenses on collection and processing of the blood. The dry days, being imposed since December 21 till January 14 was extended from January 15 till March 10.