Inclusive Approach, Women's Reservation Bill Extends to SC/ST Reserved Seats

The Women's Reservation Bill Introduction

The Narendra Modi government proposes reserving 33% of seats in Lok Sabha and state assemblies for women.

Named Nari Shakti Vandana Adhiniyam

The bill, named Nari Shakti Vandana Adhiniyam, awaits implementation after the 2024 Lok Sabha elections.

Reservation for SC/ST Women

1/3rd of SC/ST reserved seats in Lok Sabha and state assemblies will also be reserved for women.

PM Modi's Historic Change

PM Narendra Modi considers this bill a historic change and emphasizes "women-led development."

Purpose of the Bill

The bill aims to increase women's participation in policy making at state and national levels.

Past Attempts

Similar bills were attempted in 2010 but couldn't pass in the Lok Sabha.

Empowering Women

The bill focuses on empowering women through increased participation in decision-making processes.

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