BJP’s in-charge of Foreign Affairs Dept, Dr Vijay Chauthaiwale,
has said that the Indian government is unlikely to allow dual citizenship, at least in the near term. He will be visiting UK from 26-29 June to principally participate in the UK-India Conclave in Buckinghamshire on 26 June. He will be the key speaker in a discussion about the ‘The Diaspora: India’s 30th State, Leveraging an untapped global influence’.
He will also be taking part in a discussion at on ‘India’s Election Results and the ‘Way Forward’’.
Before leaving to the UK, the Indian government is unlikely to allow dual citizenship, at least in the near term, “There are a lot of intricacies involved (in dual citizenship). So I don’t see that happening in the near future,” he said.