TDN World Desk: A top American senator urged US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to hinder India from implementing CAA and NRC to ensure protection of human rights of all the Indian citizens irrespective of their religious background, reported The Telegraph.

The US senator Bob Menedez wrote a letter to the Secretary of State Mike Pompeo regarding the CAA and NRC.

“I urge the administration to engage the Indian government at the highest levels on these concerns, press for a swift reversal of these policies and practices, and ensure protection of the human rights of all persons in India regardless of their religion,” he said in the letter addressed to Pompeo.

The Senator raised concern that this law is inimical to the Indian Mislims.

Senetaor Menedez further expressed his concern over situation in Kashmir and internet shutdown in the region.