Assam NRC

Though the final National Register of Citizens for Assam was made public in August last year, it is yet to be notified by the Registrar General of India, leaving the historic and controversial document without any official validity.
Governor Anandiben Patel using the powers vested in her, directed that the detention of Kafeel Khan be extended by three more months.
The Prime Minister was hailed for the points he made about women in his Independence Day address.
The data has not been available for the last couple of days and has created panic among the public.
Among other things, the order is resonating beyond Assam as it came on a day when mobile internet was shutdown in parts of central Delhi where protests were being held against the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Act.
According to an official, curfew has been relaxed from 9 am to 6 pm in Guwahati. In Dibrugarh west, Naharkatia, Tenughat areas, it has been relaxed from 7 am to 4 pm.
Sales of tea at the Guwahati auction centre have also been disrupted.
In a rare show of solidarity with the protesters, Assam government employees at the secretariat wore gamosa, the states symbol of honour, and stood behind the gates and chanted slogans against the bill.
Sultana is known for her work amongst poor and disenfranchised Muslims living in Assam’s ‘chars’.
The Modi government wants to roll out the NRC across the country, despite its human toll and violent disruption of daily life.