In the 15th Lok Sabha, only 11% of the elected representatives are women. And less than 10% of all MPs and MLAs are women. This is a gross under-representation of women, whose voice has constantly been stifled. By giving them representation in Parliament, women will be in a position to pass more gendered legislation. We must all unite to ensure that 33% of the seats are reserved for women.
That’s why women must come out and vote - vote responsibly to ensure that the best possible leaders serve as their representatives within the Parliament.Read more