A uniform civil code will mean a set of common personal laws for all citizens currently, for example, there are different personal laws for hindus and muslims personal law covers property, marriage and divorce, inheritance and succession. One nation one law sign the petition to support uniform civil code please mention following details in your mail full name, contact details & address. The brave fight put up by muslim women against the practice of triple talaq has once again brought into focus the lack of a uniform civil code in india. A uniform civil code will help the society move forward and take india towards its goal of becoming a developed nation clash with religious law one. Uniform civil code is the proposal to replace the personal laws based on the scriptures and customs of each major religious community in india with a common set. Archives uniform civil code: where does one begin right from the time the indian constitution was in the making, the debate of existence of uniform civil code (ucc. Yudhajeet sinha current status of uniform civil code in india the view of indian constitution the term uniform civil code infers the same set of common laws to. Uniform civil code is a term which has originated from the concept of a civil law code it envisages administering the same set of secular civil laws to govern different people belonging to different religions and regions.
Uniform civil code the legal history of uniform civil code in indian law this section provides an overview of uniform civil code in indian law resources. The bjp is yet to respond to a law commission questionnaire on the contentious uniform civil code floated in october 2016, while most of the opposition parties which. Uniform civil code acknowledgements it is a great pleasure for me to put on records our appreciation and gratitude towards nidhi raman for her immense support and encouragement all through the preparation of this report i would like to thank the college(siddhartha law college) for providing us with a well-equipped library. The secularism debate, which reflexively seeks a ban on any debate over uniform civil code, fails to take into account that in the name of protecting muslims or other. Uniform civil code will bring both men and women at par to accommodate the aspirations of the young population a contemporary india is a totally new society with 55% of its population is below 25 years of age.
Uniform civil code of india uniform civil code on the ongoing point of debate within indian mandate to replace the personal laws based on the scriptures and customs. Time and again, the issue of whether or not to have a uniform civil code in india crops up in front of us the latest trigger is that the government has asked the law commission to examine the issue of implementing the uniform civil code.
There can be no imposition of a ucc as this would be a clear violation of article 25 of the constitution, which gives the right to all citizens including minority. The state shall endeavour to secure for the citizens a uniform civil code throughout the territory of india the article seems to have been. The uniform civil code is about secularism and equality the preamble of the indian constitution talks about the indian state being secular and article 15 of the indian.
The ruling government has been an intense supporter of the uniform civil code what does this uniform civil code or ucc mean in layman’s language. 'who is the government to decide about my religion' 'we are governed by the constitution the constitution has given me the independence to follow my.
The bjp is yet to respond to a law commission questionnaire on the contentious uniform civil code floated in october. Uniform civil code acknowledgements it is a great pleasure for me to put on records our appreciation and gratitude towards nidhi raman for her immense support and. How can the answer be improved. Uniform civil code is the proposal to replace the personal laws based on the scriptures and customs of each major religious community in india with a common set governing every citizen these laws are distinguished from public law and cover marriage, divorce, inheritance, adoption and maintenance.