Citizenship Ordinance

The President of India has issued an ordinance amending the Citizenship Act, 1955 thereby merging the Person of Indian origin and Overseas Citizenship of India schemes. Benefits will be life long visas to PIOs and exemption from reporting to the Indian police stations if their stay in India exceeds 6 months.

The gazette notification for the ordinance can be found here i.e.

Click to access 162293.pdf

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