TRS MLA Ramesh Chennamaneni still a German citizen, Centre tells Telangana HC
NEW DELHI: The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi Vemulawada MLA Ramesh Chennamaneni is a German citizen and holds a passport of the country, Centre told to the Telangana High Court. Earlier, the HC asked the Centre to gather the information from the Indian Embassy in German about Ramesh citizenship. The Centre on Wednesday said that MLA Chennamaneni is still holding German citizenship and it is due for renewal in 2023.
The Court asked the Assistant Solicitor General to file an affidavit and adjourned the further hearing to 20th January. Earlier, the MLA filed a petition in the High Court against the Union Home Ministry's statement that he is not a citizen of India.