In a letter addressed to the Congress chief, the ministry mentioned that it has been dropped at its discover that Rahul, in an annual return filed by firm Backops Restricted, has declared his nationality as British.
The House Ministry mentioned Swamy’s letter additionally talked about that within the British firm’s annual returns filed on October 10, 2005 and October 31, 2006, Rahul’s date of beginning has been given as June 19, 1970, and had declared his nationality as British.
The ministry sought Rahul’s response inside a fortnight.
“You might be requested to intimate the factual place within the matter to this ministry inside a fortnight of the receipt of this communication,” the ministry wrote.
Earlier this month, the
Bharatiya Janata Get together had first raised
the difficulty of Rahul’s citizenship, citing the identical paperwork.
The BJP had alleged that in an organization named Backops Restricted, which is registered in London, Rahul served as a director.
“The official paperwork submitted by this firm to the British authorities are within the type of a memorandum of associations and annual returns interval ending August 21, 2005. So paperwork submitted to the British authorities in 2005 clearly confirmed that he was a citizen of the UK. And if he was a citizen of the UK, then he would have routinely misplaced the Indian citizenship as a result of Citizenship Act 1955 clearly states that any citizen of India buying citizenship of another nation routinely forfeits citizenship of India,” the get together mentioned.
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