International Women’s Day is a day to honor women and remember how strong and capable they are to run the world.
The world celebrates Women’s Day to cherish and empower the women in our life.
This Women’s Day, let us recall to ourselves about women power and remind them, how strong, beautiful and capable they are. How important their existence is and how vital their role is, globally.
We bring you such powerful women of our Country, who not only symbolise feminism, kindness and grace, but also showcase strength, power, equality and capability to run the world.
Politics is always known for pronounced politicians whose deeds we remember and follow.
Here we highlight a few female politicians whose existence is appreciated by many and criticised by many more. Those who contributed towards the development of the nation and also empowered women to dare, to fight and to stand out.
The ones who run the world.
Indira Gandhi – The first woman Prime Minister of India, Ms. Indira Gandhi was the political figure who let us know the power of women in the field of politics.
Indira Priyadarshini Nehru, daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India, was born, on the 19th of November 1917. She stood as the Prime Minister of India, after the death of Lal Bahadur Shastri, in 1966.
Sushma Swaraj – The External Affairs Minister of India is another political figure, who made the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government proud. Sushma Swaraj, who practiced law in the Supreme Court, was born on the 14th of February 1952.
She was awarded as the state level best Hindi Speaker for 3 years and she was the youngest (27 years old) Cabinet Minister in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP.)
Mamata Banerjee – The Chief Minister of West Bengal and the President of the Trinamool Congress (TMC,) Mamata Banerjee is another definition of power and strength in the political world.
Popularly known as ‘Mamata Didi,’ Ms. Banerjee is the most prominent name in West Bengal politics. She is the first female politician to hold the office in W. Bengal.
It will be interesting to know, before entering the political field, Ms. Banerjee worked as a stenographer, a primary school teacher and a sales girl.
Sonia Gandhi – The name itself is an introduction, an Indian politician of Italian descent, Ms. Gandhi is the Chairperson of the All India Congress Committee (AICC.) Ms. Gandhi led the INC for approximately 19 years and still counting.
Ms. Gandhi was born on the 9th of December 1946, in Vicenza, Italy.
Mayawati Das – The President of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP,) Mayawati Prabhu Das was born on the 15th of January, 1956. Her political agenda emphasised more on the social change for the underprivileged society in India.
She has also been the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh four times and belongs to the Jatav caste. She is one of the most powerful female figures and a Dalit leader.
Each woman is strong, beautiful and unique in their own, all one can do is to stop following the trends, which is said to be our reality and follow your own wisdom and choices.
This Women’s Day #BeYourOwnVersionOfStrength.
Happy International Women’s Day.