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Women’s Day 2018: Top 5 Most Powerful Indian Women in Politics

Women emancipation is the core issue in Indian politics since independence of India. But on the other side, there are many women in Indian politics who achieved new heights. From the first woman Prime Minister Indira Gandhi to the first Woman President Pratibha Patil, women are now handling the core ministries in Modi Government. Indian Constitution provides the reservation to women in India in every field like elections, education, health, sports etc. On International Woman’s Day, lets talk about Top Five Powerful Indian Women Politicians in 2018.

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Nirmala Sitaraman

After Indira Gandhi, she is the second woman and the first non-congress party (BJP) member who is serving as Defence Minister of India. She has also served as Minister of Commerce and Industry earlier in Modi Government.