West Bengal stops National Population Register work

News:The West Bengal government has stayed all activities relating to the preparation and update of the National Population Register(NPR) due to controversy over Citizenship Amendment Act. Facts: About National Population Register(NPR): The National Population Register (NPR) is a Register of usual residents of the country. A usual resident is defined for the purposes of NPR… Continue reading West Bengal stops National Population Register work

National Population Register

News:Union Home Minister has said that the National Population register(NPR) is being prepared for the first time in the Census 2021. Facts: About National population register: The National Population Register or NPR is a Register of the residents of the nation.  NPR is prepared at the local, District, State and National level under provisions of… Continue reading National Population Register

National Population Register data to be collected in a year

The government has decided to prepare a National Population Register (NPR) by September 2020.The exercise is different from the Census 2021 and is not linked to the National Register of Citizens (NRC). The objective of the NPR is to create a comprehensive identity database of every usual resident in the country.The database would contain demographic… Continue reading National Population Register data to be collected in a year