Tag Archives: Gauhati

Mother’s Testimony Can’t Prove Assam Woman Is Indian: Gauhati High Court

Final updated NRC list was published August 31, 2019; it excluded over 19 lakh people (File) Guwahati: The Foreigners Tribunal bench of the Gauhati High Court has rejected the citizenship plea of a Muslim woman, upholding the order of a tribunal, despite testimony from her mother. This comes days after it declared another Muslim woman… Read More »

Land, Bank Documents Can’t Be Used As Citizenship Proof, Says Gauhati High Court

The Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC) exercise seeks to identify illegal immigrants Highlights The court rejected petition of a woman placed under “foreigner” category Land and bank records were, however, accepted during NRC in Assam At least 19 lakh people are trying to prove their citizenship Guwahati: Documents like land revenue receipts, bank statements… Read More »