You are here: Home » Politics » News » National
J&K BJP chief slams Chidambaram, says he may have links with ISI, Naxalites
Rotor blade of chopper flying R S Prasad to poll rally damaged; no casualty
Business Standard

Respecting women as important as revering a goddess: Rahul

The Congress leader highlighted the need to respect women in today's world

Topics
Rahul Gandhi | women empowerment | Indian society

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 



Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader on Saturday said it was as important to respect women in today's world as it was to worship a goddess.

Wishing people on the occasion of Navratri, he said, "In today's world respecting women is as important as it is to worship a goddess."

The comments come close on the heels of the alleged rape and murder of a Dalit girl in Hathras, over which the Congress has launched a major political offensive against the BJP in Uttar Pradesh.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)


Subscribe to Business Standard Premium

Exclusive Stories, Curated Newsletters, 26 years of Archives, E-paper, and more!

Insightful news, sharp views, newsletters, e-paper, and more! Unlock incisive commentary only on Business Standard.

Download the Business Standard App for latest Business News and Market News .

First Published: Sat, October 17 2020. 21:22 IST

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU