Balkrishna posses two birth certificated, both issued by different state governments with two different states.
A birth certificate issued in 1997 by the UP government shows that Balakrishna' father was a Indian from Haridwar. The certificate was then used by Balakrishna to obtain a passport. In 2006 his father's nationality changed as a Nepali, when he wanted to get his passport renewed.
Balakrishna for a long time been surrounded by fake passport controversy. However Balakrishna refuted all charges and said that he was a nautralised citizen.
"I was a naturalised citizen of Nepal," Balakrishna had said earlier.
Balakrishna had gone missing after the famous police crackdown at Ramlila Maidan, however he came back on television claiming he had not disappeared.