BJP leaders to meet with PM Narendra Modi to discuss women’s issues

BJP leaders have been scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday in Pudukottai in Karnataka state.

Sources said the BJP leaders will discuss issues like women’s empowerment, education, women’s roles in society and gender equality.

They are expected to ask Modi for a commitment to take the issue of women’s equality seriously and make it a top priority.

The party will also discuss the appointment of a women officer in the finance ministry, sources said.

The meeting comes just a day after BJP leader Piyush Goyal met PM Narendra Modis daughter Anupam on the sidelines of a function to mark the 70th birth anniversary of her late father.