Kendrapara:10/3/19: Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik announced historic decision of Odishato send 33% women to Parliament in ensuing elections2019. BijuBabu pioneered 33% reservation for women in PRIs & later increased to 50%, will lead the way for WomenEmpowerment in India.
CM had earlier spearheaded an initiative to involve national parties and Chief Ministers for 33% reservation for #women in Parliament and State Legislatures to enable India to lead the world & compete with nations like USA & China.
Addressing MissionShakti’s women SHG members at Kendrapara, he underpinned the leadership role of #Odisha and #BijuBabu in securing rights of #women & genderequality. He hailed/OneThird WomenSansad From Odisha as a historic moment in journey of WomenEmpowerment in India