Dead body
Representative Image. Image Credit - East Idaho News

A 60-year-old woman committed suicide in Sonitpur district after she heard that her name was not in the final NRC list.

Shayera Begum from No. 1 Dolabari village near Tezpur in Sonitpur district allegedly committed suicide by jumping into a well following rumours on NRC.

A total of 33 people have killed themselves so far over NRC related matters, six in July itself.

A total of 19,06,657 people have been left out of the final list of the National Register of Citizens (NRC).

Avatar photo


Northeast Now is a multi-app based hyper-regional bilingual news portal. Mail us at:

Leave a comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.