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Notices; Supreme Court Orders. The new NRC takes its definition of citizenship from the accord: to be included in the register, applicants have to prove that they or their ancestors entered the country before midnight on March 24, 1971, the eve of the Bangladesh War. More significantly, the Centre claimed that Article 21 of the Constitution was applicable to a person who had already set foot in India, and therefore, he or she would be entitled to claim compliance of the principles of natural justice.
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We want to conduct the process by using the people of Jorhat, Sivasagar district in Dhubri district and to conduct it in Jorhat, Sivasagar by using the people of Dhubri district," Himanta Biswa Sarma said in Guwahati on Saturday. Mathur and P.K.
Home minister Amit Shah had discussed the NRC issue on September 20 with Assam chief minister …
On August 13, the Supreme Court relied on these two decisions to justify its intervention in the petition filed by Assam Public Works, which it had been hearing for long, to complete the NRC process within the stipulated deadline. Hajela was told off for “contempt of court” and instructed to focus on drafting the list instead of making statements. Legal Provisions for citizenship in Assam. The distinct IDs will contain biometric information.