• Saturday, October 01, 2022

HEADLINE STORY

Rahul Gandhi urges India prime minister Modi to pass women’s bill

Rahul Gandhi

By: Sarwar Alam

India‘s opposition leader on Monday (16) urged prime minister Narendra Modi to “walk his talk” by passing a long-pending bill that aims to give women a stronger voice in parliament. Rahul Gandhi offered his party’s “unconditional support” to push through the Women’s Reservation Bill, which provides for one-third of the seats in national and state assemblies to be reserved for female candidates. “Our PM says he’s a crusader for women’s empowerment? Time for him to rise above party politics, walk-his-talk & have the Women’s Reservation Bill passed by parliament. The Congress offers him its unconditional support,” Gandhi tweeted. The bill…

You do not have access to this content. You need to subscribe.

Eastern Eye

Related Stories

Eastern Eye

Videos

Mrunal Thakur on Dhamaka, experience of working with Kartik Aaryan,…
Nushrratt Bharuccha on Chhorii, pressure of comparison with Lapachhapi, upcoming…
Abhimanyu Dassani on Meenakshi Sundareshwar, how his mom Bhagyashree reacted…