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Correct Option is Both

Citizenship is the status of a person recognized under law as being a legal member of a sovereign state or belonging to a nation. Articles 5 – 11 Part II of the Constitution deals with the concept of citizenship. The term citizenship entails the enjoyment of full membership of any State in which a citizen has civil and political rights. Hence statement 1 is correct. Overseas Citizenship of India (introduced by the government in 2005) OCI cardholders can enter India multiple times, get a multipurpose lifelong visa to visit India, and are exempt from registering with Foreigners Regional Registration Office (FRRO). If an individual is registered as an OCI for a period of five years then is eligible to apply for Indian citizenship. Hence statement 2 is correct.

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