Jammu, Jan 08 (Agencies): The second phase of census will start from March 9, 2011 all over the country said Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India (RGCCI) Dr C Chandramouli on Saturday.

About 30,000 employees of Jammu and Kashmir are being trained to conduct the second phase of the census in the state, he said.

The census commissioner also added that during the second phase, national population registration would be completed following which every citizen of India would be provided with a smart card possessing all vital details.

The first phase of the 15th National Census began with the house listing and housing census from May 1, 2010, and ended on June 15, 2010.