Mumbai, Feb. 13 -- Days after the Shiv Sena invited Mumbai Police's commissioner Sanjay Barve to address their legislators on the CAA, NRC and NPR, the Congress held a similar session for its legislators on Tuesday and invited former IAS officer Kannan Gopinathan. Party ministers and legislators attended the session at Vidhan Bhavan.

Gopinathan, a 2012-batch IAS officer from Kerala who had resigned over denial of freedom of expression in Jammu and Kashmir following the abrogation of Article 370, made a presentation, along with Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan and advocate Raj Kulkarni.

Emphasising that the CAA, NRC and NPR are interlinked, Gopinathan termed the BJP government's pro-NRC stand as "propaganda".

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