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The state’s fourth women’s policy, which has been pending for a few years, will soon be announced by the Shinde-Fadnavis government. A draft in this regard is likely to be presented to the legislature shortly. Many of the new plans of this policy were announced in the recently announced budget. According to this women’s policy, women will have priority in the personal benefit schemes implemented by all the ministerial departments. These include health, nutrition and health, education and skills, prevention of gender-based violence and gender-based violence, gender equality and improving complementary livelihoods, infrastructure development, governance and political participation, natural resource management and other key areas. .
According to the final draft of this women’s policy, special women’s sports festivals and women’s festivals will be organized to promote women athletes in rural and urban areas. Efforts are made to give them special awards and honours. All banks in the state will be made women friendly and it has been suggested to set up a special window for women. A sales center and marketing center for the products of the women’s self-help group will be set up in each taluka and district location. Apart from that, women friendly hotels and restaurants will be created.
Appointment of a State Ombudsman
In this women’s policy, special attention has been given to placing women in the political world. A national ombudsman will be appointed to look after the reputation and safety of women political leaders and elected women representatives of parties. He has also suggested reserving seats for women in standing committees. It was also suggested that gender-sensitive policies, rules and guidelines should be drawn up to promote fair and just representation of women in the political world.
50 thousand grant to them
The limit of assistance given under Shubmangal Combined Marriage Scheme will increase. According to this, the state government is considering giving a subsidy of Rs. Under this subsidy of Rs. 10 thousand is given. A subsidy of Rs 50,000 has been offered for the Shubmangal Yojana in the Agriculture Department’s Farmer Suicide Package.
Establishment of District Legal Authority
Special attention is given to protecting the property and inheritance rights of women who have lost their husbands due to Corona. A district legal committee and authority will be established under the chairmanship of the district collector to prevent property disputes and financial fraud.
Special incentives for taxi drivers
50 percent of the insurance premium of female taxi drivers will be paid by the government. At the same time, on Savitribai Phule’s birth anniversary, two women from the village will be selected and honored through the Gram Sabha.