Q. With reference to the Uniform Civil Code, consider the following statements;
1.Indian laws follow a uniform code in most civil matters.
2.As of now, none of the Indian states/UTs implemented UCC.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] .2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: A

Statement 1 is correct: Indian laws do follow a uniform code in most civil matters such as Indian Contract Act 1872, Civil Procedure Code, Transfer of Property Act 1882, Evidence Act, 1872 etc.

However, States have made hundreds of amendments and, therefore, in certain matters, there is diversity even under these secular civil laws.

Statement 2 is incorrect: As of now, Goa is the only state in India with a UCC.

Source: The Hindu