A STUDY ON WELFARE MEASURES FOR WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT IN INDIA

Gajendran A

Abstract


Women’s are like Back bone of every human beings life. So it is inevitable for the government and the society to protect , safeguard the rights of women. It is also a prime responsibility of the government to enhance the quality standards of women’s life, and for the upgrading the existing standards of the existing society as well as improving the national economy. Women’s are the foundation and pillars of this world. Women’s empowerment is also contributes more towards the societal development, creation of economic environment. Hence it is too important to analyze, understand the various aspects of Women’s empowerment process. There are several challenges that are now connected with the issues of women’s rights in India. A few of important challenges are discussed in this article. That is the reason behind this present article and made an attempt and tried to provide possible details to the readers to know the basic facts related to Women’s empowerment in India.

 


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