Court : Guwahati
Decided on : May-10-1960
..... allowed. in present case the petitioner is not challenging the validity of the order under article 226 of the constitution. he was given a notice to quit india within a month. if his case was covered by section 9 of the indian citizenship act, he had sufficient time t0 get a decision from the central government. he had violated the order and ..... five years immediately preceding the commencement of the constitution. the magistrate after consideration of the evidence has come to the conclusion that the petitioner failed to prove ..... virtue of article 5(1) of the constitution which provides that at the commencement this constitution every person who has his domicile in the territory of india and who has been ordinarily, resident in tile territory of india for not less than five years immediately preceding such commencement, shall be a citizen of india. he did, not claim indian citizenship by birth. he urged that he ..... had been resident in india for not less than .....Tag this Judgment!