Naga register will shield State from outsiders, says Nagaland Deputy Chief Minister

Nagaland’s Deputy Chief Minister has backed Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN). He has argued that it will help to safeguard the State from outsiders. The RIIN was announced by the Nagaland state government in June 2019. The exercise began on 10th July and will be completed in 60 days. It is aimed at… Continue reading Naga register will shield State from outsiders, says Nagaland Deputy Chief Minister

Nagaland forms panel to frame RIIN modalities

The Nagaland government has constituted a commission to frame the modalities of creating the Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland(RIIN). The Commission would be headed by retired Chief Secretary Banuo Z. Jamir as chairman.The panel would submit its report within three months. The commission would recommend (a)the eligibility criteria to be an indigenous inhabitant (b)the… Continue reading Nagaland forms panel to frame RIIN modalities

Nagaland to frame RIIN norms after consultation

The Nagaland government has said that the guidelines for implementing the Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland would be framed in consultation with civil society groups and traditional tribal bodies. The RIIN is aimed at preparing a master list of all indigenous peoples. It is being prepared to stop the issuance of fake indigenous inhabitant… Continue reading Nagaland to frame RIIN norms after consultation

After Assam, Nagaland to set up a register of indigenous inhabitants. What is it?

In the lines of NRC of Assam, the Nagaland government has decided to set up Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN). The RIIN will be a master list of all indigenous peoples. It aims to prevent the issuance of fake indigenous inhabitant certificates. The RIIN list will be based on an extensive survey. It… Continue reading After Assam, Nagaland to set up a register of indigenous inhabitants. What is it?

Nagaland to initiate its own version of NRC from July 10

In the lines of NRC of Assam, the Nagaland government has decided to set up Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN). The RIIN is aimed at preparing a master list of all indigenous peoples. It is being prepared to stop the issuance of fake indigenous inhabitant certificates. The exercise will be conducted through an… Continue reading Nagaland to initiate its own version of NRC from July 10