Assam NRC

Petition in Gauhati HC for unlocking blocked biometrics taken during NRC drafting

The petitioners, Sanjoy Dey and his son Anoowabh, appealed to the court to ensure that their locked biometrics were released to enable them to apply for their Aadhar cards.

published on : 4th March 2022

Two years of Assam NRC: Uncertainty looms over re-verification process

The National Register of Citizens (NRC) -- prepared in accordance with Assam Accord provisions -- catalogues names of the "genuine citizens" of the country.

published on : 31st August 2021

Citizenship Bill will be passed in three to four months: Himanta Biswa Sarma

He also said that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) would be updated again.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Will implement NRC in Haryana, says Manohar Lal Khattar

 The process of NRC update was started in Assam following a Supreme Court order in 2013 and since then, the apex court has closely monitored the entire process.

published on : 15th September 2019

Mamata should go to Bangladesh if she wants support of their citizens: BJP MLA Surendra Singh

He also stated that NRC will be implemented in the state and those who do not qualify as India citizens will be sent to their home respectfully.

published on : 15th September 2019

MHA's 100 days: Abrogation of Article 370, NRC, declaration of Azhar, Saeed, Dawood as terrorists

Union Home Minister Amit Shah wrote in the dossier that the Modi government is synonymous with national security, development and welfare of the poor.

published on : 12th September 2019

Assam’s neighbouring states on alert after NRC publication

They fear the illegal Bangladeshi immigrants would now migrate to the two states to avoid action against them in Assam.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Assam NRC: Number of rejects to plummet below 10 lakh after FT hearings, says Assam minister Sarma

The BJP leader also said as long as the Supreme Court was not satisfied with the just-concluded process, this was not the final NRC.

published on : 2nd September 2019

Assam NRC: No clarity yet on when rejects can appeal

State had said those excluded from the final list would have a 120-day window to move tribunals seeking inclusion

published on : 2nd September 2019

Assam Muslim body slams Imran Khan, Owaisi for comments on NRC 

Aowal also asked all people living outside Assam and media not to run speculative stories and spread rumours regarding the NRC.

published on : 1st September 2019

Assam NRC draft: Supreme Court to hear matter today

The second final draft, which was released on July 30, included names of 2.89 crore people out of 3.29 crore applicants in Assam.

published on : 7th August 2018

Congress shifts stand, asserts NRC has origin in 1985 Assam accord

In a clear shift of stand over the National Register of Citizenship issue, the Congress on Saturday said it “supports the NRC process” as it flowed from the 1985 Assam accord signed by Rajiv Gandhi.

published on : 5th August 2018

All states should have NRC, will be effective in dealing with internal security: Assam Governor Jagadish Mukhi

His remarks come amid a raging debate on Assam's National Register of Citizens after the final draft list of the exercise left out over 40 lakh people.

published on : 4th August 2018

Verification of West Bengal migrants' identities for Assam NRC to take couple of months more

According to the state government official, nearly 15,000 responses were sent to the Assam government out of the total about 1.14 lakh requests and "we are working on the rest".

published on : 4th August 2018

People with cases pending at Foreigners Tribunal will not make it to final Assam NRC list: State-coordinator

Prateek Hajela said names of some foreigners have entered the NRC final draft published on July 30 as they concealed the fact that they had cases pending against them in the Foreigners' Tribunal.

published on : 4th August 2018
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