Official Assam NRC website crashes due to heavy traffic

Altogether 19,06,657 people in Assam have been left out of the final NRC list. It names 3,11,21,004 people as Indian citizens.

Published: 31st August 2019 02:15 PM  |   Last Updated: 31st August 2019 02:15 PM   |  A+A-

An official examines documents at an NRC Seva Kendra in Guwahati on Friday.

An official examines documents at an NRC Seva Kendra in Guwahati on Friday. (Photo | PTI)

By IANS

GUWAHATI: The official website of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) crashed within a few minutes of the publication of the much-awaited final list in Assam on Saturday.

The website www.nrcassam.nic.in apparently crashed due to heavy traffic with an error message reading "The site cannot be reached".

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The site belonging to the Office of the State Coordinator of National Registration (NRC), Assam, however, was restored shortly.

Altogether 19,06,657 people in Assam have been left out of the final NRC list. It names 3,11,21,004 people as Indian citizens.

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