“Women self help groups need to be turned into organisations. We need to work not like a crowd but like a disciplined organisation,” Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat said addressing SHGs at Dehradun. He said state will extend help to SHGs.
Further asserting the importance of women’s empowerment, Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said, even if women in the country start getting their minimum wages, “the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) of country will rise by 1 or 2 percentage points”.
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NCW member Rekha Sharma said the commission received around 33,000 complaints every year from all over the country.
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The PMC has also decided to set up permanent market places for the women self-help groups at various places in the city.
For opening a crèche, the minimum number required has been fixed at 15 women employees.
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“The campaign was started because there’s a lot of variation in sex ratio in haryana,” said Atray.
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Representation of women in panchayats in several states was 40 to 50 per cent, Sonia Gandhi pointed out.
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