Will stand by all genuine Indian citizens left out of NRC: Congress

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi held discussions with top party leaders on issues related to the NRC, after the updated final list of the register was released on Saturday, shutting out citizenship claims of over 19 lakh applicants in Assam. Continue Reading

Amnesty International voices concern over NRC final list

As the National Register of Citizens (NRC) final list excluded 19.07 lakh people, Amnesty International India has appealed to the Assam government to ensure that the Foreigners Tribunals function with utmost transparency. It should function in line with the fair trial standards guaranteed under national and international laws, Akar Patel, Head of Amnesty International India, said in a statement here. Continue Reading

Final list of Assam NRC released; 19.07 lakh applicants excluded

The much awaited final lift of National Register of Citizens (NRC) has been released by the Assam government today. The list is available at all NRC Seva Kendras and also can be viewed on www.nrcassam.nic.in or www.assam.mygov.in Continue Reading

NRC issue: Separate biometric ID for people filing claims and objections

It said that after the publication of the final list of NRC, those people whose name will figure in it will be given usual Aadhaar number as applicable to legal residents in the country. Continue Reading