GS-2: Indian Constitution—Historical Underpinnings, Evolution, Features,
Amendments, Significant Provisions and Basic Structure.
Key phrases: Citizenship, Citizenship Amendment Act, NRC, NPR.
Why in news:
More than six lakh Indians renounced citizenship in the past
five years, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) recently informed the Lok Sabha.
This year, till September 30, 1,11,287 Indians gave up their citizenship.