Uttarakhand Uniform Civil Code Bill mandates registration of live-in relationships; failure can land couples in jail

Live-in partners in the State will have to register their unions by giving a statement to the Registrar, who may not grant registration if the relationship flouts any of the conditions enlisted in the UCC.
CM Pushkar Singh Dhami, Uniform Civil Code
CM Pushkar Singh Dhami, Uniform Civil CodePushkar Singh Dhami (FB)

In an unprecedented move, the Uttarakhand government has introduced a bill in the State assembly to govern live-in relationships.

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