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Feb 24 1989 (HC)

indrajit Vallavbhai Patel Vs. Collector of Kaira and anr.

Court : Gujarat

Decided on : Feb-24-1989

Reported in : (1989)2GLR865

..... submitted that the matter has to be referred to the central government as the decision as to whether the petitioner is a citizen of india or not has to be taken only by such authority constituted under the citizenship act. nevertheless mr. desai, distinguishing the case cited by mr. g.d. bhatt, appearing for respondents nos 1 and 3, which is reported in ..... are not prevented from determining other question concerning nationality of a person,... the appellants, claim 10 the citizenship of india was registered on the ground that having migrated to pakistan in 1948. they had never acquired indian citizenship. that might follow from art of the constitution of india. the jurisdiction of a civil court to decide that question is not in any way affected by ..... . in this connection we can usefully refer to article 5 of the constitution of india. article 5 reads as under:5. citizenship at the commencement of the constitution: at the commencement of this constitution every person who has his domicile in the territory of india and:(a) who has bom in the territory of india; or(b) either of whose parents was bom in the territory of ..... municipalities act, 1963 are ultra vires the provisions of articles 245 and 246 of the constitution of india read with schedule vi, list v, entry 17 thereof and section 9 of the citizenship act, 1955.3. it is an admitted fact that the petitioner herein uas born outside india i.e. in campala in africa, that the petitioner holds british passport, that the petitioner .....

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