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GOA IS THE ONLY STATE TO HAVE UNIFORM CIVIL CODE-                   PROF GOMATI DESAI

Panaji. January 24, 2019

                                                                        Magha 4, 1940

Goa is the only state to have Uniform Civil Code retained from Portuguese Civil code 1867, which allow the citizen to enjoy equal right to property and compulsory registration of Marriage said Professor Gomati Desai, Assistant Professor V.M Salgaoncar College of Law .She was addressing the gathering at the Constitution Week Celebrations held at Pernem Taluka level at Dhargal Village Panchayat Hall today.

Prof Dessai highlighted one of the primary reasons level to adopt a Constitution was to form Government. Explaining further she said Constitution lays down the framework defining fundamental political principles, establishes the structure, procedures, powers and duties of government institutions and sets out fundamental rights and the duties of citizens. 

Also present on the occasion were  Shri Manesh Kedar, BDO Pernem,                   Shri Vallabh Varadkar, Sarpanch Dhargal panchayat,

 The Constitution Week Celebration is  an initiative of the Governor of Goa,  Smt Mridula Sinha co-ordinated by Directorate of Higher Education and Department of Political Science, Goa University in support with V. M. Salgaoncar College of Law; G.R. Kare College of Law; Directorate of Panchayat, Education and the Collectorate of North and South Goa which commenced from January 19 to 25, 2019 across the State.

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