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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
LOK SABHA
STARRED QUESTION NO: 22
ANSWERED ON:  04.02.2020
National Register of Citizens
Chandan Singh
Nama Nageswara Rao
Will the Minister of



HOME AFFAIRS be pleased to state:-


(a) whether the Government has any plan to introduce National Register of Citizens (NRC) all over the country;

(b) if so, the reasons therefor along with the time line fixed for implementation of NRC in the country;

(c) whether the Government is aware that NRC will put extra burden on Indian citizens;

(d) whether all the State Governments are being taken into confidence before introduction of NRC; and

(e) whether the Government has received any communications from the State Governments regarding their refusal to implement the NRC in their respective States, if so, the details of such State-wise communications received?


ANSWER
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
(SHRI NITYANAND RAI)
(a) to (e) A Statement is laid on the Table of the House.


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STATEMENT IN REPLY TO LOK SABHA STARRED QUESTION NO. 22 FOR ANSWER ON 04.02.2020

(a): Till now, the Government has not taken any decision to prepare National Register of Indian Citizens (NRIC) at the National level.
(b) to (e):Question does not arise.
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