U.S. panel eyes sanctions against Amit Shah over India’s citizenship curb for Muslims

Amit Shah addresses Bharatiya Janata Party workers in Ahmedabad, February 12, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave/File Photo

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – A federal panel on religion has urged the United States to weigh sanctions against Home Minister Amit Shah if India adopts legislation to exclude Muslims from a path to citizenship for religious minorities from its neighbours. Shah is a close associate of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whose Hindu nationalist-led government is […]

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