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British Nationality law

The principle of the ius sanguinis was at all times reluctantly admitted in English or British nationality law and practice and imperfectly understood. The statute De Natis was never entirely forgotten[560], but frequently ignored[561]. Even after its replacement by the Act of Anne there was considerable doubt as to the situation of foreign-born children


Any foreign national who claims to be a Nepalese citizen and acquires Nepalese citizenship by giving false representation shall be sentenced to imprisonment from one year to five years or fined from fifty thousand rupees to one hundred thousand rupees or awarded both penalties. The citizenship acquired by false representation and having penalized pursuant to this clause, the citizenship thus acquired shall be automatically cancelled.

Acquisition Of Citizenship in India

1) Except as provided in sub-section (2), every person born in India (a) on or after the 26th day of January, 1950, but before the 1st day of July, 1987; (b) on or after the 1st day of July, 1987, but before the commencement of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2003 ....

नागरिकता (संशोधन) अधिनियम २०१ ९

अफगानिस्तान, बांग्लादेश या पाकिस्तान से हिंदू, सिख, बौद्ध, जैन, पारसी या ईसाई समुदाय से संबंधित कोई भी व्यक्ति, जो दिसंबर, 2014 के 31 वें दिन या उससे पहले भारत में प्रवेश कर गया हो इस पर बनाए गए किसी भी नियम या आदेश को इस अधिनियम के प्रयोजनों के लिए अवैध प्रवासी नहीं माना जाएगा

নাগরিকত্ব (সংশোধন) আইন 2019

হিন্দু, শিখ, বৌদ্ধ, জৈন, পার্সী বা আফগানিস্তান, বাংলাদেশ বা পাকিস্তানের খ্রিস্টান সম্প্রদায়ের কোনও ব্যক্তি, যিনি ২০১৪ সালের ৩১ শে ডিসেম্বর বা তার আগে ভারতে প্রবেশ করেছেন এই আইনের উদ্দেশ্যে অবৈধ অভিবাসী হিসাবে গণ্য হইবে না;

The Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019

any person belonging to Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi or Christian community from Afghanistan, Bangladesh or Pakistan, who entered into India on or before the 31st day of December, 2014 shall not be treated as illegal migrant.