The Hindu: Kolkata’s 200-year-old archives to the rescue of NRC-hit residents

The Hindu: Kolkata’s 200-year-old archives to the rescue of NRC-hit residents. “For the past several months, the office of the Directorate of State Archives, whose roots can be traced to the General Record office of 1820 in British India, has been entertaining scores of visitors from Assam who are looking for the names of the earlier generations in the electoral rolls from 1952 to 1971.”

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