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Budget 2019 Focuses On Women Empowerment

Jul 05, 2019 01:28 PM IST India India

"Naari tu narayani is country's tradition. There is no chance for welfare of the world unless the condition of women is improved. This government believes that greater women participation is needed. Gramin arthvyvastha (rural economy) encourages role of women. The government believes social-economic transformation is taking place because of women participation in last one decade. We have a record 78 women in this house," says Nirmala Sitharaman, adding that one woman in every self help group will be eligible for one lakh loan on Mudra.