The CJI said that the NRC is neither a "new or a novel idea" as it found expression as early as in 1951.
He lauded the efforts of the Assam Rifles for the selfless service in far-flung border areas.
Hajela was appointed the NRC coordinator by the top court to oversee the mammoth and sensitive NRC exercise.
The National Register of Citizens (NRC) is a register containing names of all genuine Indian citizens.
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The flight marked the roll-out of UDAN-International, pioneered by Assam Government with viability gap funding of Rs 100 crore.
One of the vehicles fell in the roadside gorge.
All persons with a valid ARN number can check their final status online at nrcassam.nic.in.
Not a single illegal migrant will be allowed to stay in the country by the Government of India, said the HM.
Evidently, neither those who opposed NRC nor those who supported it are happy with the final outcome.