What is National Register of Citizens(NRC)? Detail the circumstances that led to demand and conception of NRC.(250 words)

The NRC is the list of Indian citizens and was prepared in 1951, following the census of 1951. The process of NRC update was taken up in Assam as per a Supreme Court order in 2013. In order to wean out cases of illegal migration from Bangladesh and other adjoining areas, NRC updation was carried out under The Citizenship Act, 1955, and according … Continue reading What is National Register of Citizens(NRC)? Detail the circumstances that led to demand and conception of NRC.(250 words)