Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said a nation is always empowered by its women. Modi said this while addressing the National Women Legislators Conference. Women representatives from both the houses of parliament, state legislative assemblies and councils are attending the two-day conference that began on Saturday. Here are top 5 takeaways from his speech:
Narendra Modi: Nation is always empowered by its women. It is she who nurtures a citizen as a mother, as a sister in his childhood, and later in the life as a wife. These empowered citizens eventually make an empowered country.
Narendra Modi: Multitasking is a specialty in managerial world. But our women are the best on the earth in handling numerous tasks at a time. In fact, our women have been multitasking since ages and their efforts have contributed a lot” in bringing our country at this level.
Narendra Modi: Women have higher success ratio despite the fewer opportunities they get in comparison to men. Women need to recognise themselves and their strength and feel confident about it.
Narendra Modi: You will recognise your strength only when you encounter a challenge. So, our women must use the challenges they face to empower themselves.
PM Narendra Modi said the quota reforms implemented in January reflects the emerging economies' greater weight in the world economy.