TANGLA, July 30: Along with other parts of the State, Udalguri was witness to the historic moment where the much speculated and anticipated final draft of NRC was published. The biggest exercise of citizens’ records was hailed by the people of the district. Out of total 8,76,030 applications received by the NRC authority, 7,48,803 names figured in the final draft in Udalguri district and for unknown reasons or non-availability of supporting documents, a total of 1,27,227 names did not find place in the full version of the draft NRC.
In an order issued immediately after the draft publication of the NRC, Deputy Commissioner of Udalguri Dilip Kumar Das stated that applicants could approach the concerned LRCR at the NRC Seva Kendras (NSK) from August 7 to September 28 to file their claims and know the reasons for non-inclusion of their names in the complete draft of NRC.
“Any person having any claim or objection or application for correction may apply as per forms available in the NSK or download from the NRC website http://nrcassam.nic.in and submit the same before the LRCR concerned during the period from August 30 to September 28, subject to certain given conditions,” the order added.
Meanwhile, the Udalguri district committees of AASU, ABSU, AJYCP, AKRSU, AAGSU, ARSU, AASAA, ABMSU and other social organizations hailed the publication of complete version of draft NRC in a peaceful atmosphere.