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All States should enact Uniform Civil Code, says Uttarakhand CM Dhami

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami. File

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami. File | Photo Credit: PTI

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Friday said all States should enact a Uniform Civil Code like Uttarakhand is going to.

Addressing an event in Udham Singh Nagar district, Mr. Dhami said that a committee has been constituted under the chairmanship of retired justice Ranjan Prakash Desai to implement a Uniform Civil Code in Uttarakhand, after interacting with all stakeholders and the public.

He said a Uniform Civil Code would be implemented in the State soon. "We expected all states to implement such a law in their own right," Mr. Dhami added.

He further said he has got the support of the people of the state to implement the Uniform Civil Code.


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