Women Reservation Bill– The discussion on the Women’s Reservation Bill in the Lok Sabha began at 11 am on the third day of the five-day special session called by the Central Government.
The discussion was initiated by Union Law Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal. After this, Sonia Gandhi took part in the discussion on behalf of the Congress Party. After Sonia Gandhi, BJP MP Nishikant Dubey gave his reaction and hit back at the opposition.
The Women Reservation Bill (Nari Shakti Vandan Act), introduced in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday by the Central Government, was passed with a two-thirds majority in the Lower House on Wednesday. 454 votes were cast in favor of the bill, while 2 votes were cast against it.
Earlier, at the beginning of the discussion on the bill, Union Law Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal said that this bill is important. This bill has been brought for the upliftment of women.
With the passing of the bill, participation with seats will increase. Women will get equality. Sonia Gandhi, in her address during the discussion, said that Congress is with this bill. This is a poignant moment of my life. Rajiv Gandhi had brought this bill. This is his unfulfilled dream.
Table of Contents
- Rhetoric for credit of Women Reservation Bill
- Women Reservation Bill will be discussed in Rajya Sabha on Thursday
- Union Minister Amit Shah spoke on Women Reservation Bill
- Mp Rahul Gandhi spoke on Women Reservation Bill
- Opposition leader Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary on Women Reservation Bill
Rhetoric for credit of Women Reservation Bill
Let us tell you that the opposition had created a huge ruckus in this house. Today is the third day of the special session called by the government. During this, discussions are being held from both sides. However, rhetoric continues between the government and the opposition regarding the credit of this bill.
Commenting on the Women Reservation Bill, Sonia Gandhi, who reached Parliament House last Tuesday, said. That this is our bill, it is Congress’s bill.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his first address in the Lok Sabha House of the new Parliament House, had appealed to all the MPs to pass this bill unanimously.
In the all-party meeting called by the Center before the start of the special session of Parliament, Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary had asked to bring the Women Reservation Bill.
Responding to which, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi had said that the right decision will be taken when the right time comes.
Women Reservation Bill will be discussed in Rajya Sabha on Thursday
The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-eighth Amendment) Bill, 2023. Which provides for reserving 33 percent seats for women in the Lok Sabha and Legislative Assemblies, will be discussed in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday.
Rajya Sabha Chairman Jagdeep Dhankhar announced this in the House. He said that this was decided after discussions with leaders of various parties in the House.
That the Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-eighth Amendment) Bill, 2023 will be discussed here on Thursday. He said that after the bill is passed in the Lok Sabha.
It will be presented in the Upper House for discussion and passing. A time of seven and a half hours has been fixed for discussion on this Women Reservation Bill.
Union Minister Amit Shah spoke on Women Reservation Bill
Union Minister Amit Shah said, “He worked while being the CM, Narendra Modi became the PM candidate in 2014, when he was the Gujarat CM. There was a big change in the gender ratio in Gujarat.
When Narendra Modi became the CM of Gujarat, the drop out ratio was 30.” Percentage decreased. From the day he became PM. He ensured safety, respect and participation for women. If the money goes to any scheme. It goes into the woman’s account. The timing of the House was also extended.”
Union Minister Amit Shah said while presenting his views in the Lok Sabha. “I am speaking in favor of the historic Constitution Amendment Act. Amit Shah to the opposition… don’t be afraid… the work which was pending for years has been completed today.
PM Modi has done the work of honoring mother power. There is a new article inside the bill. Women empowerment is not a political intention. It is the result of the hard work of my party and the PM.”
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Amit Shah said in Lok Sabha, this bill is not a political issue for PM Modi.
Union Minister Amit Shah said, “For PM Modi, this bill is not a political issue but a question of recognition. Women empowerment is not a political issue.
For some it will be a political issue.” He said, “There is reservation for SC/ST in the Women’s Reservation Bill also. “After the bill is passed, one-third seats will be reserved for women in the Lok Sabha and Assemblies.”
Speaking in the Lok Sabha on the Women’s Reservation Bill, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said, “This is an era-changing bill.
The day of September 19 will be written in golden letters because on this day ‘Nari Shakti Vandan Bill’ related to women’s reservation was introduced in the Lok Sabha.
He said, “The bill pending for years was presented in the Lower House on Tuesday. Thanks to PM Narendra Modi for the bill. After the bill is passed, 33 percent seats will be for women.”
Mp Rahul Gandhi spoke on Women Reservation Bill
Congress MP from Wayanad, Rahul said, “Why wait for delimitation, the Women’s Reservation Bill should be implemented from now on.”
He termed the Women’s Reservation Bill incomplete and said that Other Backward Classes (OBCs) should also get reservation in it.
Emphasizing on OBC reservation, Rahul Gandhi said that out of 90 secretaries running the government, only 3 are OBCs. Along with this, he also advocated the caste census.
While supporting the Women’s Reservation Bill in the Lok Sabha, Rahul Gandhi said that he is happy to speak in the new Parliament.
He said, “I am in support of the bill. We have got the votes of the people of the society. We want people to get more rights. There should also be a provision for OBC reservation along with SC/ST in women reservation.”
Opposition leader Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary on Women Reservation Bill
On the Women Reservation Bill, Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Choudhary said, “The bill should be passed. Along with supporting the bill, it is also our duty to give suggestions. We want to give suggestions to the government. No one opposed the bill in Parliament.”
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