Bihar Caste Survey: Census Act allows only Central government to conduct census, MHA tells Supreme Court

The Ministry filed a fresh affidavit in the evening removing a sentence in the one filed today morning that said the Centre is the only body that can conduct a census and actions like a census.
Supreme Court, Bihar caste survey
Supreme Court, Bihar caste survey

Only the Central government can conduct a census under the Census Act enacted in 1948, Union Home Ministry told the Supreme Court on Monday [Ek Soch Ek Prayas v. Union of India and ors].

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