OCI Card Service OCI Card Service

OCI Card Service

Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) Card

The Constitution of India does not allow holding dual citizenship simultaneously. Based on the recommendation of the High Level committee on Indian Diaspora, the Government of India decided to grant Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) for certain category who migrated from India and acquired citizenship of a foreign country other than Pakistan and Bangladesh and some other countries as notified by the Government. of India time to time. The Government of India has now announced that all the existing Persons of Indian Origin cardholders registered as such shall be deemed to be Overseas Citizens of India cardholders.

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