Burden of proving citizenship absolutely rests on person claiming to be citizen in Foreigners' Tribunal proceedings: Gauhati HC

In two orders passed recently, the High Court also added that, "Oral testimony alone is no proof of citizenship."
Gauhati High Court
Gauhati High Court

The Gauhati High Court recently observed that the burden to prove citizenship is entirely on the person claiming to be a citizen as far as proceedings before Foreigners' Tribunals are concerned.

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