Over Rs. 1,500 crore spent on updating National Register of Citizens: Assam CM
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Monday that over Rs. 1527.90 crore has been spent so far on updating the National Register of Citizens. The Chief Minister, while replying to a question of Congress MLA Kamalakhya Dey Purakayastha, said the Registrar General of India is yet to notify the final NRC published on August 31, 2019. Over 19 lakh applicants were left out from the updated NRC.