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Government to continue efforts to empower women, Dalits, others: PM Modi

PTI New Delhi | Updated on January 31, 2020 Published on January 31, 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks ahead of the Budget Session in New Delhi   -  Kamal Narang

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that a strong foundation will be laid for this decade in the present session of the Parliament, and hoped there will be good debates in both the Houses on the economy.

Speaking ahead of the Budget Session, Modi said that he wanted a vast and qualitative discussion on financial issues in both the houses. “This session should be focused mainly on economic issues. I want there to be good debates on these issues in both houses," he said.

“Our government’s identity has been of empowering Dalits, women, those who face exploitation. We want to continue these efforts. This session should be focussed mainly on economic issues. I want there to be good debates on these issues in both houses,” he said

The first phase of the Budget session will continue till February 11, while the second session will begin from March 2 and end on April 3.

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Published on January 31, 2020
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