In a significant move and a boost to the message of women's reservation in policing, Yogi Adityanath, the CM of Uttar Pradesh said women police officers should be appointed to head at least one police station in every district apart from the existing woman police station. The move came as an initiative towards women empowerment and security of women in Uttar Pradesh.
Courtesy: The Indian Express
Deepika Kumari, PV Sindhu, and Pooja Rani are swinging victories at the "Tokyo Olympics". According to sources, Deepika Kumari entered the pre-quarterfinals of women's individual archery, whereas PV Sindhu qualified for women's singles round of 16 in Badminton, and Pooja Rani advanced to last 8 of the women's middle (65-75Kg) category in Boxing at the "Tokyo Olympics" after defeating their respective opponents.
According to a report, the average Indian women live three years more than men. However, a longer life span doesn’t guarantee a healthy lifestyle. Poonam Muttreja, Executive Director of Population Foundation of India said that "older women have higher risks of cardiovascular diseases and suffer from poor nutrition than men." Though women have a higher life expectancy, the healthy living statistics diminish to 2.4 years.
Courtesy: The Logical Indian