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In India's Assam State, Residents Of River Islands Face Uncertainty Over Citizenship

In India's Assam State, Residents Of River Islands Face Uncertainty Over Citizenship

NPR - CK Vijayakumar

By 8 a.m., the sun hasn't pierced through dark clouds hanging over India's Brahmaputra River, but it's already warm and humid. People wait for a boat to take them to the Chandanpur char, an island in India's northeastern state of Assam, an hourlong ride from the mainland. A char is a river island …

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