Headcount under 6th census begins in 63 districts today
LAHORE (92 News) – The 6th population census continues in a smooth manner under which the house listing has been completed while the headcount of the first phase begins today.
The headcount would continue for ten days while March 28 has been specified for counting of homeless people.
During the first phase, exercise would be simultaneously conducted in 63 districts across the country.
Sixteen districts are included in Punjab, eight in Sindh, 14 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15 in Balochistan, and five each in Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan.
The working hours of the census teams in Punjab have been increased by two hours. According to the directives issues by provincial census commissioner, the teams would work toll 6pm instead of 4pm.