Dehradun, Feb 4 (IANS) The Uttarakhand Cabinet led by Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Sunday approved the draft Uniform Civil Code (UCC) Bill.
The bill would be discussed during the 4-day Assembly session, starting on February 5 and continuing till February 8.
The draft UCC bill was passed during a meeting at CM Dhami’s official residence on Sunday evening.
Meanwhile, the hill state-based Muslim Seva Sangathan has opposed the bill.
Article 144 has been implemented to maintain law and order while the bill is before the Assembly, an official said on Sunday.