Assam publishes first draft of NRC with 1.9 crore names
Assam State Government has published first draft of Supreme Court monitored National Register of Citizens (NRC).
As per Supreme Court directive, draft NRC for Assam was to be published on or before December 31, 2017. Registrar General of India, Sailesh has stated that first draft of NRC contains names of 1.9 crore applicants. Names of these applicants have been verified out of 3.29 crore population.