Adnan Sami granted Indian citizenship

adan-saniPakistani singer Adnan Sami has been granted Indian citizenship with effect from January 1, 2016, following his appeal to legalise his stay in India on humanitarian grounds.

Reacting on this New Year Gift, Adan said, “It’s been a long journey and I have come home. This is the New Year gift for me. I am thankful to the Indian government.I am very very happy. I am born again”.

Born in Britain, Sami has been living in India on visa since March 2001.