In response to a Right to Information (RTI) application by The Hindu, the State Coordinator, National Register of Citizens (NRC), Assam said that 1032 doubtful cases in the final draft of NRC, Assam have been referred to the concerned district commissioners for necessary action. The Supreme Court monitored final draft of the NRC was published on August 31, 2019. The final citizens’ register is yet to be notified by the Registrar General of India (RGI) that works under the Union Home Ministry. The State coordinator is a Secretary rank officer of Assam government who assists the RGI as citizenship is a central subject. (Read More)
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