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Hello, My case is in the Home Office UK. I have a Tier 1 (Gen) Dependent status. My father is a registered British Citizen. I was born outside of United Kingdom on January 1980 in India. My father registered as British Citizen in East Africa somewhere in 1955. During the 1960's revolution in Africa he traveled to India. After arriving in India, he had never travel outside of India nor he have Indian passport till date. I have established with Home Office United Kingdom about his status which is still remain as British Citizen. In the year 1999, I have applied for an Indian Passport unaware about mine & my father's nationality. I have travel to United Kingdom in 2008 for Studies. I have finish my studies & currently holding Tier 1 (Gen) Dependent status. When i took a legal advice in the UK about my father's nationality status; to my surprise outcome was that my father still holds his British Nationality. Now when i am applying to register myself as British Citizen from Tier 1 (Gen) Dependent status; Home Office UK ask me to provide a confirmation letter from Indian Authorities to say that Indian Passport is issued in error. I have tried for that letter but it is impossible to get one; as there is no such register available to identify Indian Citizens & Dual Nationals. The email confirmation from Home Ministry New Delhi (Foreign Division) backed up above point that Indian Officials don't have such register to distinguish between Indian National & Dual Nationals. This was one of the reason that's why Indian Passport authorities don't refuse me to apply for the Indian passport. Also that email confirms one more point that India doesn't allow Dual Nationality for Adults & if a Indian born person holds any other nationality & if he don't act till reaching 18 & half then Indian Nationality falls away automatically. Which has happen in my case as i was unaware about it & have merely applied for the Indian Passport. I have never made a selection under section 9 of Indian citizenship act that m accepting Indian nationality & leaving other. Kindly advice what can be the solution. Thank you, XXXXX XXXXX ([email protected]