SC issues notice in plea challenging 2019 Amendment to procedure for appeal against Non-Inclusion in NRC

Meera Emmanuel July 16 2019
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The Supreme Court has issued notice in a plea challenging the constitutionality of the Foreigners (Tribunals) Amendment Order, 2019. Passed in May this year, this 2019 Order amends the procedure for appeals concerning persons who have not been included in the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and whose claims against such non-inclusion have been rejected.

Two petitions have been filed by the All Assam Minorities Students Union (AAMSU) and the Jamiat Ulema I Hind (Arshad Madani), through advocate Fuzail Ahmad . . .

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