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India: Deportation of Illegal Migrants of Paramount Importance, Says Patna High Court

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Staff Writer, TLR

Published on July 14, 2023, 17:41:00


HC , Illegal Migrants

The Patna High Court has recently stated that deportation of illegal migrants are of paramount importance and has also directed the State of Bihar to sensitize the people on the same. The court also asked the state to specify steps taken to identify illegal migrants and deportation of the said individuals. The case concerned the case of two minor foreign nationals in the cases of which the State had not taken proper action for so long concerning their repatriation. The court also pointed at the obligations on the Master of the Vessel, Lodgers, and so on in permitting foreigners accommodation to foreigners whose entry in India is against the law. Hence, the court has directed sensitization for people, especially the ones in the border regions.