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The Armenian Police summed up the results of the measures taken to make the data of the State Population Register reliable and complete.
The press-service of the Police reports that the Police officers visited 15308 citizens that received new flats as compensation for their demolished or collapsed buildings under the housing provision program implemented with support of the government. 12657 of them were introduced with the requirements of the Law On State Register of the Population. In particular, they were required to re- register their new addresses and cancel their previous registrations. Another 2651 citizens were not revealed. As of Jan 22, 1377 citizens with new addresses were registered. Personal data of another 1019 deceased citizens were removed from the State Register after their death was confirmed by their relatives. To ensure accuracy of data in the State Register of the Population, the addresses where ten and more citizens are registered have been revealed at the request of Head of the Armenian Police, Major General V. Gasparyan. The police officers visited 11924 relevant addresses in Yerevan and in the regions and found out that no one resides in the 817 addresses, with another 278 addresses having no owners: it were public facilities, enterprises, institutions and addressless buildings.