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Law Commission Cautions Public about Fraudulent Messages on UCC [Read Disclaimer]

By LawStreet News Network      10 July, 2023 05:01 PM      0 Comments
Law Commission Cautions Public about Fraudulent Messages on UCC

The Law Commission on Friday cautioned general people against fraudulent WhatsApp messages and calls being made in its name pertaining to the Uniform Civil Code (UCC).

It asked people to "exercise caution" and rely on official sources, including its website, for accurate information.

In a disclaimer, the law panel headed by Justice  referred to "certain WhatsApp texts, calls, and messages" being circulated pertaining to the UCC.

"It has come to notice that certain phone numbers are rotating among the individuals, falsely associating them with the Law Commission of India. It is clarified that the Law Commission has no involvement or connection with these texts, calls, or messages, and disclaims any responsibility or endorsement thereof," the statement said.

The Law Commission said it communicates through official channels, including its website and the Press Information Bureau.

"Individuals are encouraged to visit the official website of the Law Commission of India to access the public notice (seeking views on UCC) issued in this regard," it said.

The panel had received several lakhs of responses till recently on its public notice issued on June 14 for giving suggestions on the Uniform Civil Code.

The suggestion can be sent till July 13.



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