Indian PM Narendra Modi speaks after releasing the BJP’s election manifesto. Photo: Reuters

India election: Narendra Modi’s BJP promises to reserve one-third of seats for women in parliament

  • ‘The BJP is committed to 33 per cent reservation in parliament and state assemblies through a constitutional amendment,’ the party said in its election manifesto
  • The party also promised to inject over US$300 billion for rural development, introduce a pension scheme for small and marginal farmers, and simplify the GST
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Indian PM Narendra Modi speaks after releasing the BJP’s election manifesto. Photo: Reuters
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