Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023

Pakistani Hindus


Pakistani Hindus living in Jodhpur camps believe Citizenship Act is their passport to future

January 19, 2020 7:54 am

In 2016, Jodhpur was among the 16 districts in the country whose collectors were empowered by the Centre to grant Indian citizenship to legal migrants from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh belonging to Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities (the same group that CAA covers as well).

90 Hindus from Pakistan get Indian citizenship

June 22, 2018 5:30 pm

As many as 90 Hindus from Pakistan, who had migrated to the city years ago, were awarded Indian citizenship by the district authorities at a function held in Ahmedabad on Friday.

90 Pakistani Hindus to get Indian citizenship in Ahmedabad

June 20, 2018 10:29 pm

Ninety Hindu applicants from Pakistan seeking Indian citizenship will be handed over certificates of Indian Citizenship by Ahmedabad Collector at a function on Friday under the provisions of the Citizenship Act, 1955.

Will stand by you against injustice, PM Nawaz Sharif tells Pakistani Hindus

November 12, 2015 10:06 am

"If a Hindu is oppressed and the oppressor is a Muslim, then I will take action against the Muslim. I will stand with you (Hindus) against the oppressor," Sharif said.

Sushma Swaraj assures help to Pakistani Hindus

August 02, 2015 1:26 pm

Sushma Swaraj also assured taking up with Pakistan the difficulties faced by Hindus there in getting their marriages registered.

Gurjars want youths to marry Pak Hindu girls

January 14, 2015 9:58 pm

A delegation of local Gurjar leaders will visit refugee camps in Delhi on January 9 with the proposal.

Visas of Pak Hindus extended by month

April 11, 2013 12:43 am

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has extended by a month the visas of a group of Pakistani Hindus who are currently staying here and have sought political asylum.

Poor and terrorised,but Pakistani Hindus will not get refugee status in India

March 15, 2013 7:01 pm

Govt said it will not grant any official status to Hindus who were literally hounded out of Pak.

Pak parliamentarians deny persecution of Hindus

August 23, 2012 1:38 am

Members of a delegation of Parliamentarians from Pakistan,who arrived here on Wednesday to hold bilateral talks with their Indian counterparts,rubbished reports of a mass exodus of Pakistani Hindus to India.

From Pakistan with fear

August 21, 2012 2:14 am

Their families have dwelled for centuries in what is now Pakistan


What Citizenship Act means for Pakistani Hindus living in Jodhpur camps

January 23, 2020 9:00 am

Over the years, both BJP and Congress state governments have vowed to take care of Pakistani Hindu migrants.