Equal treatment for women on inheritance

Unequal treatment of women on matters of inheritance is one brick in the wall that holds back engagement of women in the economy

gender discrimination, laws, inequality, supreme court, hindu succession act, woman, daughters, inheritance

Illustration: Ajay Mohanty

The lack of agency of women in India is a moral and ethical problem. It is also a lost opportunity for economic progress. There are numerous mechanisms at work, including
Disclaimer: These are personal views of the writer. They do not necessarily reflect the opinion of or the Business Standard newspaper

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First Published: Sep 20 2020 | 11:47 PM IST

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