Congress president Sonia Gandhi wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to remind him of the Women’s Reservation Bill that was passed by the Rajya Sabha in March 2010.
In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president
Sonia Gandhi reminded him of the landmark Women’s Reservation Bill and asked him to pass the legislation, which she said has been languishing in Lok Sabha”for one reason or another”.
Assuring Modi of Congress support to the Bill, Sonia wrote,”I am
writing to request you to take advantage of your majority in the Lok Sabha to now get the Women’s Reservation Bill passed in the Lower House as well.” “me Congress party has always and will continue to support this legislation, which will be a significant step forward in the empowerment of women,”she wrote.