A) In modem period, first census was conducted in 1872 by Lord Mayo, but it was incomplete.
B) Census is conducted under 'Census Act 1948' by 'Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India' who is appointed by the central government.
C) The Census Commissioner office functions under the Ministry of Human Resource
D) In the census 2011, the government decided to prepare NPR (National Population Register) also.
Correct Answer: C
Solution :[c] The responsibility of conducting the decennial Census rests with the Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India under Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India.
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