Pak Woman Given Indian Citizenship In Poonch

0Shares

DDC Poonch hands over Indian Citizenship certificate to Pak Woman

JAMMU – A Pakistani woman, who is married to an Indian man in Jammu and Kashmir’s border district Poonch, was granted Indian citizenship on Monday, officials said.

The certificate of registration granting Indian citizenship to Khatija Praveen, wife of Mohammad Taj, was handed over to her by District Development Commissioner, Poonch, Rahul Yadav at his office, they said.

The officials said Praveen, who was born in Pakistan, was granted Indian citizenship on the basis of marriage to an Indian under section 5(1)(c) of the Citizenship Act, 1955.

Praveen, along with her husband, expressed great happiness and gratitude upon receiving the certificate from the Ministry of Home Affairs, they added.

Be Part of Quality Journalism

Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.

ACT NOW
MONTHLYRs 100
YEARLYRs 1000
LIFETIMERs 10000

CLICK FOR DETAILS


Observer News Service

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

KO SUPPLEMENTS