Politics How CAA and NRC have divided opinion Updated : December 26, 2019 06:35 AM IST The protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act began in the North East, with Assam taking the brunt of the protests. The second set of protests — that you are seeing across the country — are those who believe that the CAA will be used with NRC to exclude Indians from citizenship in their own country. At the time of writing, Section 144 is being imposed in various cities to ensure that students and others don’t turn gather to protest. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.