Assam Govt.wants to bury anti-CAA voices behind the glitz of Filmfare Awards


GUWAHATI: The 65th Filmfare Awards ceremony was for the first time held outside Mumbai Saturday in Guwahati, Assam. The state has reportedly spent somewhere between Rs 20-Rs 30 crore out of its Rs 300-crore tourism budget for the Bollywood extravaganza. Assam has been on the boil for the last few months due to the anti-CAA-NRC protests. The Filmfare More...

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