The complete draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) will be published in Assam at 10 this morning. A citizen within the state can find his or her name in the draft through a toll-free number, 15-107, while for the rest of the country, the number is – 1800-345-3762. People can also visit NRC Seva Kendras and find out about their names online.
The websites are <www.nrcassam.nic.in>, assam.mygov.in, and assam.gov.in. Ahead of the publication of the draft, Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal held an all-party meeting in Guwahati yesterday. Political parties assured the state government of extending co-operation in the updation process.
Talking to media after the meeting, Mr Sonowal assured the people that opportunities will be given to file claims and objections, if anybody’s name does not appear in the draft. Assam DGP Kuladhar Saikia said, elaborate security arrangements have been made across the state, so that no untoward incident takes place.