Prateek Hajela
India  /  Published 24.01.19

Supreme Court firm on July 31 NRC deadline

The publication of the final National Register of Citizens should under “no circumstances” be stretched beyond July 31 this year, the Supreme Court said on Thursday, turning down requests for an e...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 15.11.19

CPM joins removal cry in Assam

After the Opposition Congress, the CPM in Assam has also “sought the removal” of the newly appointed NRC state coordinator, Hitesh Dev Sarma, who is yet to take charge.The Assam CPM state committ...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 06.11.19

Centre clears Hajela transfer

The Union cabinet’s appointment committee has approved the proposal of the central department of personnel and training for inter-cadre deputation of NRC Assam coordinator Prateek Hajela from Assam-...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

India  /  Published 27.06.19

1 lakh more names excluded from NRC

Over 1 lakh people in Assam have been excluded from the draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) after being found ineligible, taking the total number of people left out above 41 lakh.The NRC is bein...
By Rajiv Konwar in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 30.05.19

Ensure fair NRC hearing, says SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the NRC authorities not to rush through the process of identification of foreigners without a fair hearing in order to meet the July 31, 2019 deadline for publicati...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


North East  /  Published 02.08.19

NRC data release stokes fire

Dispur has triggered a controversy by revealing “sensitive” district-wise break-up of people not included in the complete draft NRC published last year.The Congress and a rights group, Rights and ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 18.10.19

AASU welcomes Hajela transfer

All Assam Students’ Union (AASU), the leading student organisation of the state, has welcomed the Supreme Court order to transfer NRC state coordinator Prateek Hajela.The All Assam Minorities Studen...
By Abinash Kalita and Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 03.08.19

Clamour for data on re-verification

A city-based NGO on Saturday asked Assam NRC coordinator Prateek Hajela to “reveal” the procedures adopted while re-verifying 27 per cent applicants because the “safety and security” of Assam ...
By Hiranya Barman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.06.19

Digitisation of forms to begin soon

The National Register of Citizens (NRC) authorities will begin digitisation of offline applications for correction of particulars such as names in the draft register.NRC state coordinator Prateek Haje...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 08.12.18

Hurdles in filing Assam NRC claims cited

The All Assam Minorities Students’ Union (AAMSU) on Saturday pointed out that several obstacles had impeded filing of claims and objections for inclusion in the National Register of Citizens (NRC), ...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati


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