LONE WOMAN IN MI­ZO­RAM HOUSE

Hindustan Times (Ranchi) - - Front Page -

In Mi­zo­ram’s cap­i­tal, women are ac­tive in all walks of pub­lic life. But if there’s one area where their pres­ence is neg­li­gi­ble, it’s in the state’s big­gest de­ci­sion mak­ing body, the leg­isla­tive assem­bly. Among the 40 leg­is­la­tors, only one is a woman. And as the state goes to polls on Nov 28, the sce­nario isn’t likely to change much.

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