“Many of Monday’s protests were organized last-minute in solidarity with students in the capital who were beaten by police with batons, and had tear gas fired at them. Videos posted to social media show bloodied students fleeing into a library and a men’s restroom.” NPR: India’s Citizenship Law Triggers Mass Protests And Violence As Modi Calls For Peace.

+ Buzzfeed: “The protests are now in their fifth day as authorities respond with a heavy-handed police crackdown and internet shutdowns in parts of the country. The online blackout comes as the disputed region of Kashmir still languishes in a government-enforced internet shutdown.”

+ For some background, Dexter Filkins in The New Yorker: Blood and Soil in Narendra Modi’s India.