Industry Desk: In Italy, around 3000 Bangladeshi originated Italian may lose their citizenship due to birth certificates, falsification in police clearance, including fake passports and other irregularities.
Italy’s home ministry has already taken stringent legal action on Bangladeshis and sent letters for seeking clarification actually who are involved in the fraud activities
According to local sources, about 3,000 Bangladeshis have already taken their citizenship (passports) of Italy through various irregularities, including the exchange of money before a certain time. In one of these investigations, the authenticity of Bangladesh’s birth certificate and police clearance is a fake certificate.
The investigation was launched four years ago after the Ministry of Home Affairs took action that year to confirm its authenticity. According to the Italian Home Ministry information, strict action has been taken against those Bangladeshi passport holders, who receive Italian passports (citizenship) more than 24 months before submission.
The Italian government will withdraw the citizenship if it cannot properly explain the cause of the irregularities.
In this regard, former Bangladesh Association president Nur Alam Siddiqui Bachchu said that after a long five-year investigation, there was evidence of false seal on the birth certificate and police clearance. The President has taken necessary measures against those Bangladeshis who are involved in such ill activities.
He said that the Ministry of Home Affairs has found evidence to seize around 2,000 fake papers and passports in exchange for tk 800.
It is to be noted that the Ministry of Home Affairs made a case against Bangladeshis regarding the fake papers of citizenship, which case no is 43899.