Women’s Day: CM Jagan moots gender budgeting from next financial year
Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday participated in the celebrations organised on the occasion of the International Women’s Day. Ministers Mekathoti Sucharitha, Taneti Vanitha, AP Mahila Commission Chairperson Vasireddy Padma, women YSRCP MLAs, Chief Secretary Adityanath Das, DGP Gautam Sawang, and other officials took part in celebrations. Speaking on the occasion, the CM mooted gender budgeting from the next financial year onwards to make allocations to women-specific schemes. The AP government is committed to empowerment of women in the state, he mentioned. Earlier, he launched Disha kiosk machines.