Even reciting a poem by Pakistan leftist poet Faizi Ahmad Faiz for recitation is seen as a grave threat to the ruling class.
Police spokesmen abruptly ended the “press conference” when reporters began posing questions to them.
The minorities who are coming out, demonstration after demonstration, not just to oppose the Citizenship Act but to claim India.
In 2017, Padukone was attacked for starring in a historical drama, Padmaavat, with a BJP leader putting a bounty of $1.5m on the heads of the actress and her director Sanjay Leela Bansali.
Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen said the Citizenship Amendment Act, should be scrapped and the Supreme Court should turn it down for being unconstitutional.
Social scientist and activist Dr.Swarna Rajagopal speaks
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has condemned the attack and said that it goes against policy.
BASL also points out that Art 41 of the Geneva Convention prohibits interference in the internal affairs of countries.
"If you have to take out a procession then do it in support of Hindu-Dalit-victims-exploited in Pakistan," the Indian PM said.
"Global public opinion on India has shifted if you see the international press," India's former Foreign Secretary said.