Assam NRC

August 31, 2019
August 31, 2019

BGB's vigilance increased at Sylhet border

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) raise vigilance at all bordering areas in Sylhet after about 19.7 lakh people were excluded from the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) in India’s Assam.

August 31, 2019
August 31, 2019

We don’t think they are Bangladeshi: Momen

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen says that the people who were left off the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in India’s Assam are not Bangladeshi.

August 31, 2019
August 31, 2019

Assam opposition MLA left out of citizens' list

Ananta Kumar Malo, a member of the legislative assembly (MLA) from Assam's All India United Democratic Front, is among the 19 lakh people whose names have been left out of the National...

August 31, 2019
August 31, 2019

Options for those excluded from Assam NRC

The 1.9 million people excluded from Assam's controversial National Register of Citizens (NRC), a list intended to identify illegal immigrants in Assam, will be provided with legal help, says...

August 31, 2019
August 31, 2019

1.9m people left off Assam NRC list

About 19.7 lakh people have been excluded from the much-awaited final National Register of Citizens (NRC) of Indian citizens in Assam which was published today.

August 31, 2019
August 31, 2019

4.1m await their fate

More than 4 million people, most of them Muslims, await their fate in Assam as India geared up for the release of a controversial citizens’ list today, which could leave them stateless.

August 30, 2019
August 30, 2019

Assam final NRC to be made public tomorrow

Amidst stepped-up security, the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam is set to be made public tomorrow morning, bringing to an end to a four-year-old Supreme Court-mandated and...

August 13, 2019
August 13, 2019

Publish list of names excluded in Assam NRC online Aug 31: Indian SC

India’s Supreme Court orders that the list of those people who are excluded from the final National Register of Citizens in Assam be published only online on August 31.

August 2, 2019
August 2, 2019

District-wise figures released for Assam NRC

The Assam government releases district-wise break down of figures and claims large-scale fudging of “legacy documents” by people in the districts bordering Bangladesh to get their names included in...