MHA difficulties two new video clips, declaring CAA and NRC are individual

NEW DELHI: The household ministry launched two refreshing online video clips on Monday to dispel the “misinformation marketing campaign” on the amended

Citizenship Act

, stating it is a lie that the legislation is related with the



When the CAA has grow to be a legislation following getting handed by Parliament and acquiring the President’s assent, there is no announcement on the National Sign-up of Citizens (NRC) and the modalities of the doc are however to be decided, one of the online video clips explained.

When one particular of the clips seeks to differentiate in between “real truth and lies” on the CAA and the NRC, the other a single provides the viewpoint of the refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan receiving benefitted from the new provisions granting them citizenship.

“झूठ को नकारें सच को जानें” जानिए #CitizenshipAmendmentAct का सच

— दूरदर्शन न्यूज़ (@DDNewsHindi) 1577104989000

The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) is appropriate only for the Hindu, Sikh, Jain, Buddhist, Parsi and Christian foreigners, who migrated from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan to India on account of persecution confronted by them because of to their religion, and it is a lie that it has an effect on Indian Muslims, 1 of the movie clips mentioned.

“The CAA does not influence any Indian citizen, such as Muslim citizens,” it additional.

‘नए भारत में नई शुरुआत’ संसद से पारित #CitizenshipAmendmentAct से पाकिस्तान, बांग्लादेश और अफगानिस्तान के प्रताड़ित…

— दूरदर्शन न्यूज़ (@DDNewsHindi) 1577105067000

Last week, the ministry had issued Regularly Asked Concerns (FAQs) on the CAA, which mentioned all Indian citizens enjoy the elementary rights guaranteed by the Constitution and there is no improve in it after the CAA.

“The CAA is not intended to deprive any Indian citizen of his citizenship. Rather it is a special legislation to permit particular foreigners dealing with a distinct predicament in a few neighbouring international locations to get

Indian citizenship

,” the ministry experienced stated.

It had clarified that Hindus experiencing persecution on the foundation of religion in any other country other than Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan are unable to apply below the CAA.

It had also explained the CAA has almost nothing to do with the NRC.

“The lawful provisions about NRC have been component of the Citizenship Act, 1955 considering the fact that December, 2004. Also, there are precise statutory principles of 2003 to operationalise these authorized provisions. They govern the course of action of registration of Indian citizens and issuance of national identity playing cards to them,” the Residence Ministry experienced said.

It had claimed these legal provisions have been on the statute textbooks since the last 15-sixteen years and the CAA has not altered them in any way by any means.

The dwelling ministry reported proper rules under the CAA are being framed. “They will operationalise a variety of provisions of the CAA,” it included.