Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Uncertainty still over NRC draft date

NEW DELHI: The uncertainty over the draft of national registrar of citizens refuses to due down if the project nodal officer's report before the Supreme Court is to be believed.

Nodal officer of the entire ongoing exercise Pratik Hajela told the apex court bench comprising Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Justice F Nariman that 123 crore documents are still lying for verification.

If it so happens then there is simply no chance of the much awaited NRC draft by December 31. Earlier, the nodal officer told the court that only 48 lakh forms were to be verified and out of these 17 lakh doubtful where could be kept aside for verification later.

Author info

AT News's picture

Assam Times Staff

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

ULFA arms ammo found in Shillong

31 Oct 2010 - 8:44pm | editor
Meghalaya police have recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition from ULFA from a school on Saturday. Accoridng to information, these arms and ammuniton were found inside an abandoned suitcase...

10 killed in bus-truck collision Digboi

15 Mar 2010 - 4:23am | editor
Altogether 10 persons died as the bus carrying them collided it's head on a truck in Tinsukia district of upperAssam on Sunday. The incident took place at around 3 in the afternoon at the busy NH 37...

Mobile dearer but gold gets cheaper

26 Jul 2016 - 1:04pm | AT News
Wine, cigarette, mobile phones would be costlier while gold, molasses, mekhela chador, candle, feeding bottle, drinking water bottle, citronella would be cheaper. This was what Assam finance minister...