Census 2021: Houselisting to be carried with updation of NPR

Under Census 2021, a nationwide National Population Register (NPR) updation will start from April 1.

NPR records the residents of the country who have lived in an area for the previous six months or more or persons who intend to stay there for the next six months or more, according to official notification.

Rajasthan Government will start the process from 16 May till 30 June. In the first phase, the house listing operations will be carried out along with updation of National Population Register in 45 days.

All the states in the country will conduct the house listing and housing census activity from April to September 2020, whereas population enumeration will be done in the second phase from 9-28 February 2021.

In the house listing and housing census activity of census 2021, the officials will record the basic facilities possessed and consumed by the households.

VIP category citizens will be covered first in census -2021. A list of VIP people will be prepared before starting the work of house listing, house enumeration and updating of the National Population Register.

This list will include freedom fighters, influential industrialists with no controversial history, businessmen, editors of newspapers, journalists, university and local college professors etc.


Bharat Bandh proposed on 29 January

A social organisation called Bahujan Kranti Morcha (BKM) has called for a complete shut down in India on January 29, 2020, to protest against Citizen Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizen (NRC), and National Population Register (NPR).

Bahujan Kranti Morcha has called for this Bandh and has asked all the social organisations to join hands and support it.

A meeting was held here in Town Hall, Udaipur in which the officials of auto and taxi unions participated. The organisation has released posters and stickers of Bharat Bandh and has requested the people to co-operate.