Back in debate: The Citizenship Amendment Bill

The government intends to introduce The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in Parliament’s ongoing Winter Session. What is the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill? The Bill seeks to amend The Citizenship Act, 1955 to make Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi, and Christian illegal migrants from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Pakistan, eligible for citizenship of India. In other words, the Bill … Continue reading Back in debate: The Citizenship Amendment Bill