India builds first mass detention centre for 'illegal immigrants'

Nearly two million people - many of them Muslim - were left off the National Register of Citizens, published last month.

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    The Indian government is building the first mass detention centre for people in the northeastern state of Assam who are deemed to be "illegal immigrants".

    Nearly two million people - many of them Muslim - were left off the government's National Register of Citizens (NRC), published last month.

    Al Jazeera's Hoda Abdel-Hamid reports.


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