New Delhi: National President of All India Mahila Empowerment Party (AIMEP) Dr. Nowhera Shaik met with the President of India Shri ram Nath Kovind and submitted a memorandum on behalf of the party wherein she has demanded that Women Reservation Bill should be tabled in both houses of parliament the women must be given 33% reservation in parliament as well as state legislatures.
In this connection, Dr. Nowhera Shaik told that AIMEP is the only political party in country which has taken up women welfare and their empowerment on priority. She told that she met with the President of India Ram Nath Kovind and elaborated him on the problems and aspirations of the women in country. Apart of that she submitted a memorandum to the President of India Ram Nath Kovind .
Dr. Nowhera Shaik told that AIMEP has drawn the attention of President of India Ram Nath Kovind towards pending Bill on women reservation in parliament and has urged him that the said Bill should be passed from both houses and women must given 33% reservation in parliament and state legislatures .
Dr. Nowhera Shaik told that in the memorandum, party has demanded that the working women and business women should be extended concession in the taxes. She told that party has drawn the attention of President Ram Nath Kovind towards health of women also and has demanded that the central government should ensure effective heath services for pregnant women. The women engaged in unorganized sectors must be covered under special insurance scheme. She told that the party has demanded that the rising crimes against women should be controlled.
Dr. Nowhera Shaik told that party has demanded through memorandum that child labor must be stopped and the government must provide educational facilities to child laborer .
Most importantly the AIMEP has demanded that the central government should constitute a national level Monitoring Committee to monitor the schemes for women welfare launched by it.
Dr. Nowhera Shaik said that the President of India Ram Nath Kovind seriously took up all the demands raised by the party and assured that he will forward the memorandum to the central government to take up necessary steps in that direction .
On this occasion Dr. Nowhera Shaik presented memento bearing Charminar to the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind.
Apart of AIMEP National President Dr. Nowhera Shaik, Abdul Majid of the party was also present.