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Justification Of Uniform Civil In India

Kratika Katiyar, Shri Vaishnav Institute of Law, SVVV University, Indore


The uniform civil code is a concept that aims to establish a uniform set of personal laws for all citizens of a country irrespective of their religious or ethnic backgrounds. The objective of implementing a UCC is to provide equal rights and treatments to all individuals, particularly in matters related to marriage, divorce, inheritance and adoption. The idea of a UCC is often seen as a means to promote secularism social justice and gender equality within a diverse and multicultural society. However the implementation of a UCC can be complex and continuous process involves navigating sensitive cultural religious and political considerations.

Keywords: Uniform civil code, Secularism, gender equality


Indian Journal of Law and Legal Research

Abbreviation: IJLLR

ISSN: 2582-8878


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