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National Women's Party Chairperson Swetha Shetty (L) with acid attack victims unveil the party logo during the launch of what is claimed to be the country's first women's national level policital party, in New Delhi on Tuesday.(AP Photo)

All-women party seeks 50% reservation in Parliament

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2018 10:54 PM IST
There are only 64 women members in the 560-member Lok Sabha and 28 in the 244-member Rajya Sabha. There has been no progress on the women’s reservation bill, which promises to reserve 33% of the seats in Parliament for women.
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