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NPR Drives Another Wedge Among Maharashtra Allies as Uddhav Thackeray Approves Exercise in Snub to NCP, Congress


While the Congress has earlier held that National Population Register is nothing but 'NRC in disguise', the NCP too said it had made its reservations with the exercise clear.

Mumbai: In yet another test for the ideologically divergent Maharashtra allies, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has decided to go ahead with the National Population Register (NPR) in the state in a snub to allies NCP and Congress.

Sources told News18 that chief minister Thackeray was keen to implement NPR in Maharashtra from May 1, even though the NCP and Congress remain opposed to the exercise.

While the Congress has earlier ...


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