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The Citizenship (Amendment ) Bill 2016

Bill No. 172 of 2016 THE CITIZENSHIP (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2016 Date of Introduction in Lok Sabha 19.07.2016 STATEMENT OF OBJECTS AND REASONS The Citizenship Act, 1955 was enacted to provide for the acquisition and determination of Indian citizenship. Under the existing provisions of the Act, persons belonging to the minority communities, such as Hindus, Sikhs,… Read More »