Speaking on the ‘Amrit Ratna’ occasion of News18 India, Dhami stated the state authorities is working for ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas’
New Delhi: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Tuesday stated that the state authorities will implement the Uniform Civil Code inside the fastened time restrict.
Dhami was talking on the ‘Amrit Ratna’ occasion of News18 India.
“Before the Uttarakhand Assembly polls, we had promised that after forming the government in the state again, the first decision we will take will be to take forward the Uniform Civil Code process,” Dhami stated.
“As people gave us the mandate, we have moved forward in that direction. Under the supervision of Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai, a five-member committee has started working on it and met twice… The draft which the committee will form after holding talks, the state government will implement it. We will implement Uniform Civil Code in Uttarakhand within a certain time limit,” he added.
Asked about Opposition’s allegation of concentrating on Muslims with the Uniform Civil Code, Dhami stated, “Those people are saying this who have always done appeasement. Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership we are working for ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas’.”
At the occasion, scientist Tessy Thomas was honoured with the ‘Amrit Ratna Samman’.