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Odisha govt removes the question of parents’ birthplace from its NPR exercise

Biju Janata Dal MP Pinaki Mishra said on Tuesday that the NPR in Odisha will not have a question on the birthplace of the parents of the residents and will have an additional question on other backward classes (OBCs) in the state. He added that the Central government has already clarified that replying to question on the birth of one’s parents was optional. The NPR is being updated across the country from April 2020 to September 2020. Kerala and West Bengal have already announced that they will not update the NPR whereas Punjab will not seek an answer to the question on the birthplace of parents.

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BJP takes dig on Omar Abdullah’s recent image, sends him a pack of razors

Tamil Nadu’s BJP has trolled Jammu Kashmir’s former CM Omar Abdullah’s bearded look that recently went viral on social media. The picture came months after he was detained. The party unit in its Twitter post attached a screenshot indicating that it had sent a pack of razors to Abdullah. In the tweet it was written, ‘It’s very disheartening to see you like this while most of your corrupt friends are enjoying life outside. Kindly accept our sincere contribution, in case of any assistance feel free to contact ur counterpart @INCIndia for further help in this regard.’ Src: https://bit.ly/38I5Td1

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