The Supreme Court has agreed to examine a plea to frame the uniform guidelines on divorce, maintenance and alimony for all religions with a caution.
The Supreme Court (SC) bench has also maintained that framing the uniform guidelines could destruct the personal laws itself.
The Uniform Civil Code which has been mentioned in part 4 and article 44 of the constitution. The code specifies that all the sections of the society shall be treated equally irrespective of their religion. This node means that a national civil code shall be applicable to all uniformly. The code covers areas such as marriage, maintenance, Inheritance, divorce, adoption and succession of property. The civil code is based on the notion that there is no connection between the religion and law in modern civilization.
The article states that, the State shall secure a uniform civil code for the citizens all across the country.