What is the Full Form of NRC?

NRC Full Form: NRC was a hot topic at the end of 2019. Recently, NRC identified illegal immigrants from Assam on the Supreme Court’s order. This has been a state-specific exercise to keep its ethnic uniqueness unaltered. But ever since its implementation, there has been a growing demand for its nationwide implementation. Do you know the full form of NRC?. If not, this aricle is for you. Here, we are explaining the full form of NRC in Hindi and English.

NRC Full Form

NRC stands for National Register of Citizens. The National Register of Citizens (NRC) is a register of all Indian citizens whose creation is mandated by the 2003 amendment of the Citizenship Act, 1955. Its purpose is to document all the legal citizens of India so that the illegal migrants can be identified and deported.

NRC Full Form in Hindi

Most of the people who are from hindi language states, search the NRC full form in hindi and NRC ka full form. Here is the full form of NRC in hindi:

NRC Ka Full Form: National Register of Citizens

NRC Full Form in Hindi: राष्ट्रीय नागरिक रजिस्टर

What is NRC?

NRC is the National Register of India. It identifies the illegal immigrants from Assam on the Supreme Court's order. It includes demographic information about all those individuals who qualify as citizens of India as per the Citizenship Act, 1955. The register was first prepared after the 1951 Census of India and since then it has not been updated. However, on November 20, the Home Minister Amit Shah proposed that the NRC in Assam be implemented across India.

Eligibility For NRC

Under NRC, a person is eligible to be a citizen of India if they prove that either they or their ancestors were in India on or before March 24, 1971. The Assam NRC process was initiated to remove the illegal Bangladeshi immigrants, who came into India during the India-Pakistan war in 1971, which led to the creation of Bangladesh.

How is Nationwide NRC Different From Assam?