Introduction of NPR… Full Form Of NPR – NPR (National Population Register) Under The Provision of:- 1. The Citizenship act 1955 2. Citizenship (Registration of citizens & Issues of National Identity Cards ) Rules 2003 The National Population register will […]
Introduction of NPR…
Full Form Of NPR – NPR (National Population Register)
Under The Provision of:-
1. The Citizenship act 1955
2. Citizenship (Registration of citizens & Issues of National Identity Cards ) Rules 2003
The National Population register will be held between April and September 2020 in all states and union territories except Assam.
What is National population register(NPR)?
It is a register of usual residents of the country.NPR includes citizens and non-citizens.
It is mandatory for all. It will be prepared at the local, sub-district, district, state and national levels.
Who is a usual resident?
A person who has resided in a local area for the past 6 months or more.
A person who intend to reside in that area for the next 6 months or more.
What data will be collected during NPR?
1.Biometric- Photograph, fingerprint, IRIS of all usual residents who is the age of 5 years and above. If you have Aadhar then no separate biometric data is needed.
2. Demographic data
Name of Mother
Name of spouse
Relation of guardian
Date of birth
Place of birth
Nationality as declared
Present address of residence
Duration of stay at present address
Permanent residential address
As per the provision of the NPR, a resident identity card will be issued over the age of 18.
Aadhar number will be also printed on the card and it will be chip smart card.
The database will be maintained by the registrar general of India and census commissioner of India and the ministry of home affairs.
Note:- The data for the NPR first time collected in 2010 along with census 2011. In 2015 data was updated by conducting door to door surveys. Aadhar seeding carried out for this NPR in 2015-2016.
What is object of NPR in India.?
It would help in better targeting the benefits and services, under the government schemes, help to improve planning, strengthen the security of India and create a comprehensive identity database.
Note:- According to many references of Newspaper and bulletin and Ministry of home affairs National population register can be the base for the nationwide national register of citizens.
But the Ministry of Home affairs Mr. Amit shah said there is no relation between the NRC and NPR. As per the reference ex-cabinet minister and the present political leader said most preferable lines which are said on the website of the Ministry of home affairs.