The conference was convened to discuss the status of preparatory work.
The major topics discussed in the conference were of jurisdictional changes which were made after the Census 2011 and finalisation of statutory towns and census towns.
The topics of urban agglomeration, creation of special charges and snow bound areas, status of training to the census functionaries at the state, district level and below etc., were also discussed.
Presentations were made by the state of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
Rest of the states would make presentation on the status of preparedness for the exercise in their states on Friday.
The directors of Census Operations of different States/UTs also presented the level of preparedness in their respective States/UTs, the statement said.