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BJD, TMC allowing significant number of female candidates is a welcome step, but it's women leaders who must take lead

Firstpost Friday, 15 March 2019 ()
Both the TMC and BJD are simultaneously attempting to combine the increased women representation with the women-centric policies launched in their tenure.
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