What about names on electoral rolls but not in NRC? SC asks EC to file affidavitMarch 12 2019
The Supreme Court today asked the Election Commission to file an affidavit on the action the institution will take with respect to the names that reflect in the electoral rolls but not in the National Register of Citizens (NRC) of Assam published in July last year.
The direction came from the Bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Sanjiv Khanna in a petition seeking voting rights for persons whose names do not figure in the NRC.You need to have an active subscription to view this content.
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