A- A A+
Last Updated : Feb 23 2020 5:26PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi appeals people to pick up activity of their inteterst in 'Mann Ki Baat' on All India Radio            Ahmedabad, Agra, Delhi all geared up to accord a grand welcome to US President Trump tomorrow            Prez Ram Nath Kovind lauds SC for carrying out radical reforms making justice more accessible to common people            Minority Affairs Minister Naqvi thanks PM for mentioning Hunar Haat in 'Mann Ki Baat'            India trails New Zealand by 39 runs in their second innings in first Cricket test at Wellington           

National News

Jul 23, 2019
9:06PM

SC extends deadline for Assam NRC publication to Aug 31

DD News
The Supreme Court today extended the deadline for publication of final National Register of Citizens, NRC, in Assam by a month, from July 31 to August 31.

Also, the Apex Court rejected the pleas seeking permission for 20 per cent sample re-verification. The Centre and the Assam government sought permission for sample re-verification to find out wrongful inclusions and exclusions of persons in the NRC. 

The order was passed by a bench, comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice R F Nariman, which perused the reports filed by the Assam NRC coordinator Prateek Hajela.

Both the governments had told the top court earlier that India cannot be the refugee capital of the world and sought an extension of its deadline of July 31st to complete the Assam NRC.

They sought directions to conduct sample re-verification to quell a growing perception that many illegal immigrants may have infiltrated the NRC especially in districts bordering Bangladesh.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 23 (Feb) Midday News 23 (Feb) News at Nine 22 (Feb) Hourly 23 (Feb) (1705hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 23 (Feb) दोपहर समाचार 23 (Feb) समाचार संध्या 22 (Feb) प्रति घंटा समाचार 23 (Feb) (1700hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 23 (Feb) Khabrein(Day) 23 (Feb) Khabrein(Eve) 22 (Feb)
Aaj Savere 23 (Feb) Parikrama 22 (Feb)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 22 (Feb) Samayki 22 (Feb) Sports Scan 22 (Feb) Spotlight/News Analysis 22 (Feb) Samachar Darshan 21 (Feb) Radio Newsreel 22 (Feb)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 20 (Feb) Surkhiyon Mein 20 (Feb) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 19 (Feb) Vaad-Samvaad 18 (Feb) Money Talk 18 (Feb) Current Affairs 21 (Feb)
  • Money Matters 22 (Feb)
  • International News 21 (Feb)
  • Press Review 23 (Feb)
  • From the States 22 (Feb)
  • Let's Connect 23 (Feb)
  • 360°- Ek Parivesh 23 (Feb)
  • Know Your Constitution 30 (Jan)
  • Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat 21 (Feb)
  • Sanskriti Darshan 22 (Feb)
  • Fit India New India 21 (Feb)