Nagaland Government has constituted three-member commission for studying, examining, recommending and advising on all issues relating to Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN).
About Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN)
It is Nagaland’s own of version of citizen's register similar to National Register of Citizens (NRC) which is in process of updation in Assam. It is aimed at preparing master list of all indigenous peoples in the state and checking issuance of fake Indigenous Inhabitant Certificate (IIC) to ineligible persons. It purpose is to identify the citizens who settled in Nagaland prior to December 1, 1963, the day it became a full-fledged State. Nagaland government had process of preparing the RIIN on July 10, 2019.