As soon as the government in Uttarakhand is constituted, Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami rushes into action mode. He fulfills an election promise just one day after assuming office. The state’s CM, Dhami, has promised to apply the Uniform Civil Code if their party wins the election. BJP won 47 seats out of 70 and came to power once again .The state cabinet unanimously agreed that a committee should be formed as soon as possible and that it should be implemented throughout the state. The state of Uttarakhand will be the first to do so.
The CM’s Statement
Dhami asserts he will be the first Chief Minister to bring the Uniform Civil Code into effect. This is a political action, but it also requires a legal explanation. Dhami believes that such a rule should exist in Uttarakhand, and it should apply to everyone equally. A committee would be constituted as soon as possible, according to Pushkar Singh Dhami. Which will prepare the draft and put the Uniform Civil Code into effect.
Uniform Civil Code
Article 44 gives the state authority to implement the Uniform Civil Code . A common law applies to persons of all religions under the Uniform Civil Code. No religion will be able to operate its religious law after this rule is implemented. There will be a uniform legislation for all religions governing marriage, divorce, and other matters as soon as the Uniform Civil Code is implemented.
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