0
Email

India's 10 most powerful female politicians

Raj Singh [ Updated 14 May 2014, 17:44:20 ]
India's 10 most powerful female politicians
FONT SIZE

New Delhi, Mar 8: Politics for long has been a bastion of males and it’s not very easy for any woman to make her presence felt in Indian political arena.



In a country like India, it becomes even more difficult for a female politician as caste, creed and religion play decisive role in Indian politics.

It’s true that most of the successful women politicians in this country owe their success to their family’s political background; nevertheless, nobody can deny them the credit for putting in hard work and displaying requisite acumen for not only surviving but carving a separate niche for themselves.

Modern India has witnessed emergence of many such female politicians. Let’s have a look at 10 such outstanding female politicians of India who have broken the tradition myths and proved that a female can be as good a politician as a male.






India Tv Mobile Wesbite
Mandate 2014
At A Glance
Tej Pratap Yadav- new member of Mulayam Singh's family to join electoral politics
Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav declared  more
10 facts to know about Benazir Bhutto, former Pakistan PM
Benazir Bhutto is a name that will always be remembered  more
'MyGov' portal: NaMo model for 'participative governance' and 'Surajya'
New Delhi: While campaigning for 2014 Lok  more
Read More >>
Know Your Leader
B'day spl: Know Mulayam Singh's compulsions behind supporting UPA govt
New Delhi, Sep 27: Mulayam Singh Yadav  more
Know criminal-turned-politician BSP MP Dhananjay Singh
New Delhi: The Bahujan Samaj Party MP from Jaunpur, Uttar  more
Who is Sadhu Yadav?
New Delhi: Sadhu Yadav – this is one name that  more
Read More >>
Politics Archive
TODAY'S BEST VIDEO
Many dead in Pune village landslide, rescue effor..

At least 19 people were killed when landslides,...

Jyoti Murder case: Husband got her killed with th..

Uttar Pradesh Police today claimed to have cracked the...

INDIAtv Poll
ALSO READ
X
India's glamorous and young female politicians
New Delhi: With every passing day, women can be seen more inclined towards...
Read More >>