NCW Chief meets Nagaland Guv

NCW Chief  meets Nagaland Guv

Kohima, June 9: A team from National Commission for Women, led by Chairperson Rekha Sharma, along with Nagaland State Commission for Women Chairperson Dr. Temsula Ao and Members met Governor of Nagaland, Padmanabha Acharya today.
During the meeting with the Governor, Sharma discussed the political rights and political empowerment of the women of Nagaland.
She also shared her ideas on how local body elections can be more gender inclusion so as to enable more women in Nagaland to contest in elections as per the Constitution of India.
The Governor suggested many novel ideas to empower the women of Nagaland with the representatives of the Nagaland State Commission for Women, and extended his support to the State Commission.
The Governor and NCW Chief also deliberated on the Central Government’s various schemes for women and its implementation in the state of Nagaland.
Sharma said the NCW plans to hold a meeting in the coming months with the North East State Commissions for Women in Nagaland, wherein guidance of the Governor will be sought by the Commissions and new programmes will be developed to empower women of the North East States of India. (Page News Service)