A delegation representing 154 eminent citizens met President Ram Nath Kovind in Delhi on Jan 24. Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) Chairman and former chief justice of Sikkim High Court Permod Kohli, led the delegation along with civil servants and defence officers. The delegation met President Kovind over "vicious atmosphere created in the country with regard to Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), NPR and NRC by vested groups". Speaking to ANI, Kohli said, "We had shown our concerns in front of President whatever happening in the country. President assured us that they will look into the matter."