|Curbs on illegal migrants to continue|
NEW DELHI, Sept 15 - The Centre on Tuesday clarified that restrictions on movement of illegal migrants will continue till they are deported from the country.
In a Lok Sabha reply, Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai said that Detention Centres are set up by the State Governments concerned as per their local requirements for imposing restriction on the movement of illegal migrants, whose nationality needs to be verified. These restrictions may be imposed till their deportation to their native country.
About release of persons from Detention Centres, the Minister said that in pursuance of the order of the Supreme Court of India in WP (Civil) No. 1045/2018 – Supreme Court Legal Services Committee vs Union of India and Another, Government of Assam has issued a notification on July 29, 2019 providing for conditional release of declared foreigners who have completed more than three years in detention centres.