Politics Is NRC linked to CAA? Government clarifies Updated : December 20, 2019 08:53 PM IST The CAA seeks to provide citizenship to members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities. Assam, which has faced an influx of people from Bangladesh since the early 20th century, is the only state having an NRC which was first prepared in 1951. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.