Under first block, phase-I of 6th population and housing census, the homeless people in 63 districts across the country would be counted on March 28 (Tuesday). According to official sources in population and household count in the first block of the phase one would be also be concluded tomorrow. According to the schedule the process for second block of first phase would be started from March 31 and would continue till April 14.
Under second phase, the house listing operation for first block would be conducted from April 25 to 27 whereas population and household count would start on April 28 and would be completed by May 8.
Similarly house listing operation for second block of second phase would be undertaken between May 11 and May 13. In addition population and household count in second block of Phase-II would be started on May 14 and last till May 24.
Under the first phase exercise of 6th population census is being conducted simultaneously in 63 districts all across the country including 16 in Punjab province, eight in Sindh, 14 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15 in Balochistan, and five each in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, and Gilgit Baltistan. The population and household count in the first block of the phase one under the 6th population and housing census in 63 districts across the country has been concluded on Monday.
Talking to Radio Pakistan, Rabia Awan,Director Operations, Census Committee said that homeless people in the first block will be counted from Tuesday, March 28.—APP