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Modi govt. working towards empowerment of women: Saroj

BJP National General Secretary, Saroj Pandey, on second day of her tour, addressed a meeting of Mahila Morcha State Office Bearers, Morcha District and Mandal Presidents, along with State President & MLA Sat Sharma, MoS Priya Sethi, State General Secretary (Org.) Ashok Koul, Morcha State President Purnima Sharma, Prabhari J&K State Morcha Suresh Jamwal and State Secretary Sanjay Baru at party Headquarter, Trikuta Nagar, Jammu.

Saroj Pandey in her address, said that men and women form the foundation of a strong Nation and Society shouldering the responsibilities together, so it is very important to empower women for a new and transformed India. She said that the path of social service is very overexerting for the women folk especially in the Indian scenario, where women are bound to their families emotionally.

While motivating the women leaders in the gathering, she said that key to success is to never bow down and keep persistent working towards the accomplishment of their goals in life. She said that for the first time in the history of independent India, the present Central Government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has empowered women folk by launching numerous women oriented schemes like “Widow Pension”, “Ujjawala Yojna”, “Janani Suraksha Yojna” etc. to lift their living standards.

Sat Sharma while speaking on the occasion, said that it is the matter of pride for State BJP and especially the Mahila Morcha, to receive guidance from a leader of great stature for the efficient working to achieve success. He said that Modi government has given empowerment to women in every sphere right up to the ground level, as he has himself the ground realities. He said that the BJP is working to uplift the status of every single man and women standing last in the row, who were consistently neglected by the previous Congress led Governments at the Centre.

Ashok Koul said that the BJP is based on a strong organizational set up, where Mahila Morcha activists are working with great dedication for the development and growth of party. He emphasized the role of Mahila Morcha at the Mandal level working and strengthening of each booth and while appreciating their role he asked them to put more efforts.

Purnima Sharma briefed the working and achievements of State Mahila Morcha and gave details about various programmes being undertaken by Morcha leaders for the welfare of masses, especially in the field of women empowerment. She also told about the positive role played by the female Vistaraks in the state.

Priya Sethi, while addressing the gathering, said that BJP is committed to lift the status of women and PM Modi has given voice and right to every single women. She said that a movement has been initiated for the true empowerment of women. She spoke about the various schemes launched by the Centre and the State Governments for the welfare of the women like “Ladli Beti Yojna”, “CM Scooty Scheme”, “Working Women Hostel in all three regions of State” and many others while asking the Morcha leaders to take all these schemes to the public.

Morcha State General Secretary Veenu Khanna presented the vote of thanks.

Proceedings of the programme were conducted by Morcha State General Secretary Sanjita Dogra.