Article 8 of Indian Constitution

Article 8 of Indian Constitution: Rights of citizenship of certain persons of Indian origin residing outside India

Article 8 Rights of citizenship of certain persons of Indian origin residing outside India – Constitution Of India

Notwithstanding anything in article 5, any person who or either of whose parents or any of whose grandparents was born in India as defined in the Government of India Act, 1935 (as originally enacted), and who is ordinarily residing in any country outside India as so defined shall be deemed to be a citizen of India if he has been registered as a citizen of India by the diplomatic or consular representative of India in the country where he is for the time being residing on an application made by him therefor to such diplomatic or consular representative, whether before or after the commencement of this Constitution, in the form and manner prescribed by the Government of the Dominion of India or the Government of India.

 


Part 2 Citizenship – Constitution Of India


Article 5 of Indian Constitution

Article 5 of Indian Constitution: Citizenship at the commencement of the Constitution Article 5 Citizenship at the commencement of the Constitution - Constitution Of India
  1. At the commencement of this Constitution, every person who has his domicile in the territory of India and who was born in the territory ...

Article 6 of Indian Constitution

Article 6 of Indian Constitution: Rights of citizenship of certain persons who have migrated to India from Pakistan Article 6 Rights of citizenship of certain persons who have migrated to India from Pakistan - Constitution Of India Notwithstanding anything in article 5, a person who has migrated to the territory ...

Article 7 of Indian Constitution

Article 7 of Indian Constitution: Rights of citizenship of certain migrants to Pakistan Article 7 Rights of citizenship of certain migrants to Pakistan - Constitution Of India Notwithstanding anything in articles 5 and 6, a person who has after the first day of March, 1947, migrated from the territory of ...

Article 8 of Indian Constitution

Article 8 of Indian Constitution: Rights of citizenship of certain persons of Indian origin residing outside India Article 8 Rights of citizenship of certain persons of Indian origin residing outside India - Constitution Of India Notwithstanding anything in article 5, any person who or either of whose parents or any ...

Article 9 of Indian Constitution

Article 9 of Indian Constitution: Persons voluntarily acquiring citizenship of a foreign State not to be citizens Article 9 Persons voluntarily acquiring citizenship of a foreign State not to be citizens - Constitution Of India No person shall be a citizen of India by virtue of article 5, or be ...

Article 10 of Indian Constitution

Article 10 of Indian Constitution: Continuance of the rights of citizenship Article 10 Continuance of the rights of citizenship - Constitution Of India  Every person who is or is deemed to be a citizen of India under any of the foregoing provisions of this Part shall, subject to the provisions ...

 

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