Minister Nityanand Rai said demands and representations are received from time to time from various individuals and organisations for the creation of new states.
Union Minister of State for Home said as per the information provided by the government of Jammu and Kashmir, after the abrogation of Article 370, a total of 520 migrants have returned to Kashmir
When the final list of the NRC was published in 2019, a total of 19.06 lakh of the 3.3 crore applicants were excluded, triggering a huge political row.
Union MoS for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai asserted that most of the state governments have substantial unspent balances out of the funds released during earlier years.
The much-awaited passing-out parade of the 2019 batch IPS officers was held at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy (SVPNPA) in Hyderabad on Friday.
MoS Nityanand Rai attends passing out parade of 144 IPS probationers at Sardar Vallabhai National Police Academy
178 candidates, including 144 IPS probationers and 34 foreign officer trainees passed out from the academy. Among them 33 are women, including 23 IPSs.
Entire training focused on the attitude of officers, the police academy chief said. Minister of State Nityanand Rai is expected to review the passing out parade.
Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai also said that 4,171 foreigners were given Indian nationality in the last five years - from 2016 to 2020.
Rai said that the number of personnel who have died due to accidents and encounters during the period -- 2015 to 2020 -- are 1,764 and 323, respectively.
Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai also said there is no proposal under consideration of the government for any further amendment of the Citizenship Act.
The total number of seats in the Assembly of each State will be readjusted after the first Census is published after 2026, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said.
Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai clarified this in his written reply to the queries raised by MPs TR Paarivendhar and S Ramalingam
Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said this in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha.
The Centre had revoked the special status of the erstwhile state that was provided to it under Article 370 and bifurcated it into union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh in 2019.
Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai said NIC meetings are convened as per requirement.