Cabinet Committee on NRC formed in Assam
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Last Updated: Monday, August 02, 2010, 17:46
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has formed a Cabinet Committee with Revenue Minister Bhumidhar Barman as chairman to examine the difficulties being faced in the process of updating National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the state.

In a fax message sent to chief secretary N K Das from Mumbai, where he is likely to undergo a surgery on August 4, Gogoi said the committee will make recommendations to make the process simple and convenient, officials said here today.

The other members of the Cabinet Committee are Cultural Affairs Minister Bharat Narah, Water Resources Minister Prithibi Majhi, Excise Minister Gautam Roy, Urban Development Minister Dinesh Prasad Goala, Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain, Health and Family Welfare Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, Handloom and Textile Minister Pranab Gogoi, Minister for Welfare of Minorities Dr Nazrul Islam and Panchayat and Rural Development Minister Chandan Brahma.


First Published: Monday, August 02, 2010, 17:46

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