Your Page Title

Akshay Kumar cast his first vote today, know how a foreigner gets citizenship in India

Like other countries of the world, two types of people live in India. One Indian and the other foreigner. Just as in other countries, special rights are given to the people there and there is a rule to give only limited rights to the citizens from outside. Similarly, in India also every citizen has his own rights. A person gets citizenship only after completing many important things and something similar happened with Akshay Kumar, who was fighting for Indian citizenship for a long time, he finally got Indian citizenship in the month of August last year. .

Let us tell you, today being an Indian citizen, he cast his first vote in Mumbai. If you also have this question in your mind, how do foreigners get Indian citizenship? What things have to be shown, how long have to wait, so let us answer these questions of yours today. (L-Photo credit: Akshaykumar@instagram)

Citizenship is acquired by birth

If a person is born in India on or after January 26, 1950, but before July 1, 1987, he will be considered a citizen only if his parents were born there. If someone is born after December 3, 2004, then he will be called a resident of India only if his parents are citizens of India.

Citizenship is given on the basis of lineage

Citizenship is given on the basis of lineage

If a person is born outside India on or after 26 January 1950 and immediately before 10 December 1992 and his spouse is a citizen of India at the time of his birth, then he can be called a citizen of India.

by registration

by registration

If a person registers with the Government of India, he will become a citizen of India only if the person has lived in India for 7 years before applying. A person who is married to an Indian citizen and has lived in India for 7 years before applying.

citizenship by naturalization

citizenship by naturalization

On receiving the application from the Central Government, a person can get citizenship only if he is living in India or is in the service of the Government of India or has been living in India for at least 12 months before the citizenship application. He must be from a country whose citizens cannot become citizens by naturalization. He should have good character.

Citizenship is available regardless of region.

Citizenship is available regardless of region.

Citizenship can also be obtained by merging any area into one’s country. If any foreign territory becomes a part of India, then the person from that territory gets Indian citizenship.

Share on:

Leave a Comment