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‘Kaagaz Nahi Dikhayenge’: Varun Grover Pens Down Poem Against NRC

Shashi Tharoor and Sitaram Yechury retweeted the video terming the poem “anti-NRC anthem”.

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‘Kaagaz Nahi Dikhayenge’: Varun Grover Pens  Down Poem Against NRC
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Comedian, poet and lyricist Varun Grover became the latest public figure to vent his dissent amid the countrywide protests against Citizenship Amendment Act and NRC, as he posted a video on Twitter on Saturday, 21 December, reciting a poem.

In the video, he asserts “Kaagaz Nahi Dikhayenge” (subtitled, “the NRC papers, we won’t show”).

In his tweet, he also credited eminent poet Rahat Indori and “Bangla slogans”.

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‘Anti-NRC Anthem’

Twitter users promptly warmed up to Grover’s poem with a number of them, including CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, terming it as an “anthem” against the proposed NRC.

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