The news of giving flats to Rohingya refugees is false, the Ministry of Home Affairs said - the Center has not given any such order
MHA on Rohingyas: After the tweet of the Union Minister on Rohingyas, the Ministry of Home Affairs has given clarification. The ministry has said that no decision has been taken to give EWS flats to Rohingya refugees.
Rohingya Refugees: The Ministry of Home Affairs has given clarification on the statement of Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Puri regarding the settlement of Rohingyas.Actually, Hardeep Puri had tweeted saying that the Center has decided to provide EWS flats to Rohingyas while providing basic services.After this statement, the central government stood in the dock.
After the growing controversy over this, the Ministry of Home Affairs has said that no decision has been taken to shift Rohingyas to EWS flats. The Ministry of Home Affairs has given information on this matter by tweeting.
Rohingya will remain in detention center till deportation
The Ministry of Home Affairs tweeted, "On the reports published by certain sections of the media regarding Rohingya illegal migrants, it is clarified that the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has decided to provide EWS flats to Rohingya illegal migrants at Bakkarwala, New Delhi. No instructions have been given."
Illegal foreigners are to be kept in Detention Centre till their deportation as per law. The Government of Delhi has not declared the present location as a Detention Centre. They have been directed to do the same immediately. — गृहमंत्री कार्यालय, HMO India (@HMOIndia) August 17, 2022
The Ministry of Home Affairs further wrote, “Delhi Government proposes to relocate Rohingyas to a new location. MHA has directed GNCTD to ensure that Rohingya illegal migrants continue to stay where they are as MHA is already in the Ministry of External Affairs. has taken up the matter of his deportation with the country concerned through
With respect to news reports in certain sections of media regarding Rohingya illegal foreigners, it is clarified that Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has not given any directions to provide EWS flats to Rohingya illegal migrants at Bakkarwala in New Delhi. — गृहमंत्री कार्यालय, HMO India (@HMOIndia) August 17, 2022
The statement said that "illegal foreigners are to be kept in detention centers as per law till their deportation. The Delhi government has not declared the present location as detention centre. They have been directed to do so immediately."
Govt of Delhi proposed to shift the Rohingyas to a new location. MHA has directed the GNCTD to ensure that the Rohingya illegal foreigners will continue at the present location as MHA has already taken up the matter of their deportation with the concerned country through MEA. — गृहमंत्री कार्यालय, HMO India (@HMOIndia) August 17, 2022
What is the matter?
Earlier, Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Puri had tweeted that the central government has decided to allot flats to Rohingya refugees.These flats belong to the EWS (Economic Weaker Section) category built in Delhi.
After this tweet, the central government was surrounded from all sides and the Aam Aadmi Party also became an attacker. Even some BJP leaders had opposed the decision.