National Register of Citizens for Assam
Indian citizenship database originally by Assam state
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The National Register of Citizens for Assam is a registry (NRC) maintained by the Government of India for Assam. It containing names and certain relevant information for the identification of genuine Indian citizens in the state. Currently the register exists only for Assam. However, on 20 November 2019, Home Minister Amit Shah declared during a parliamentary session that the register would be extended to the entire country. The register was first prepared after the 1951 Census of India and since then it has not been updated until recently.
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