Women’s reservation Bill passed
Welcoming the decision, BJP Mahila Morcha National President Smt. Vanathi Srinivasan said today, September 19, 2023, will be entered in the annals of India’s 75-year history in golden letters, as the day when half of the nation’s population will get adequate representation in the highest law-making body of the country.
She said the introduction of the 128th Constitution Amendment Bill, 2023, also known as the Women’s Reservation Bill, to provide a 33 percent quota for women’s representation in the Parliament of India is a significant step towards ‘Nari Sakthi’ which is also ‘Rashtra Sakthi.’ Women’s Power is the Nation’s Power, and both women and the nation are now being enhanced to take India to even greater heights in Amrit Kaal till 2047.
Smt. Vanathi SrinivasanI said, “I as the National President of BJP Mahila Morcha and as a legislator from Tamil Nadu, thank Prime Minister Narendra Modi Ji, his Council of Ministers, and the BJP for this historic development.
Prime Minister Modi Ji’s Council of Ministers too had created history in 2021 with 11 women getting to be ministers with Cabinet Rank or Ministers of State. Once this Women’s Reservation Bill is passed by the Parliament of India, we can say this achievement has turned a page in history to provide genuine representation for women in the country’s legislative bodies.
BJP Mahila Morcha, in general, and I, in particular, wholeheartedly welcome the Women’s Reservation Bill of the Shri Narendra Modi government and congratulate all those responsible for this achievement”.
Women MPs meet the Prime Minister
to express their happiness
The Prime Minister posted on X : “Had the honor of meeting our dynamic women MPs who are absolutely thrilled at the passage of the Nari Shakti Vandan Adhiniyam. It is gladdening to see the torchbearers of change come together to celebrate the very legislation they have championed.
With the passage of the Nari Shakti Vandan Adhiniyam, India stands at the cusp of a brighter, more inclusive future with our Nari Shakti being at the core of this transformation.”