Are CAA and NRC related?

Manu Chaturvedi, Lawyer

How is it likely to impact migrants and citizens of india?

We have three principal acts: Passports Act, Foreigners' Act and Citizenship Act of 2003.

There are two types of migrants: illegal migrants and legal migrants

You can come to India, stay unannounced and at some point, make a claim to the Government through its various agencies

Make an application to the Government stating the reasons for your stay on in the country

How an application is successful?

Home ministry conducts an analysis and approves your application and gives you a 'long term visa'

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