Out Of 40 Lakh Not Named In Assam NRC, Only 4.5 Lakh Claim That They Are Indians

December 2, 2019 0 By HearthstoneYarns

In a new development only 450,000 people out of the 40 lakh people who were excluded in the draft National Register of Citizens popularly known as NRC in Assam month ago, have claimed that they are Indian nationals. This has happened after two months window was opened for claims and objections in the Supreme Court-monitored exercise, sources told PTI.

Besides, less than 100 applications have been received by the authorities challenging the inclusion of the names of suspected illegal immigrants in the NRC, a list of Assam’s residents.