Respondents can fill in Census data online

  • An official explained that the respondent could register online and fill in the details and share the reference number with the enumerators when they arrive.
  • Around 30 lakh enumerators, who are mostly government officials and government school teachers, will each be assigned the responsibility of collecting details of about 650­-800 people through both online and offline modes.


Questions on parents in NPR form may be dropped: Paswan

  • “Even I don’t know the date of birth of my parents, forget about producing documents proving the dates,” Mr. Paswan told The Hindu.
  • He said the government would consider acceding to the demand and had repeatedly clarified that the production of documents would not be mandatory.