Phase II of census enumeration under way in Nagapattinam

Staff Reporter

NAGAPATTINAM: The National Population Census is under way along the coastal villages of the district.

In phase I of the process, registration of households for the census has been completed.

As part of the phase II, direct counting of individuals had commenced and details such as names of mother, father, wife, husband, nationality, educational qualification, occupation, marital status, gender, date of birth and place of birth, duration of residence at the current location, etc., were being ascertained and recorded in the computer.

The phase II that commenced on October 6 would be completed on October 15 in Sirkazhi.

Similarly, census would be held from October 19 to 23 in Tharangambadi, October 23 to 31 in Nagapattinam, October 28 to November 11 in Vedaranyam, and finally from November 5 to 12 in Keezhvelur circle.

Collector C. Munianathan has appealed to the public to provide all details for arriving at accuracy.