Politicians from across the country on Thursday, 8 March, extended their greetings on the occasion of International Women’s Day.
President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh, Andra Pradesh and Goa were among the prominent names who took to Twitter to wish women on the day.
Here are some greetings on International Women’s Day from India’s top politicians:
On International Women's Day greetings to women in India and across our planet. Women are the sheet-anchor of society, an inspiration for their families and for our nation. Let us work to a future where every woman has the right to dream, and to fulfil her dream #PresidentKovind
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) March 8, 2018
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 8, 2018
अंतर्राष्ट्रीय महिला दिवस के अवसर पर सभी महिलाओं को हार्दिक बधाई एवं शुभकामनाएं।
— Yogi Adityanath (@myogiadityanath) March 8, 2018
A society is only as strong as its women.
This Women's Day, let's salute the women who have made us proud and rise for the ones who are yet to get their share of dreams.
Happy #WomensDay #SheInspiresMe #NariShakti4NewIndia pic.twitter.com/xOhHWf1y26
— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) March 8, 2018
My government is committed to empower women – the builders of this New Karnataka.
We are the first state to make education for girls from class 1 to Post Graduation completely free.#WomensDay
— Siddaramaiah (@siddaramaiah) March 8, 2018
Our nation has a tradition of being led by strong and inspirational women in every sphere, who have taken India to new heights. Even so, we have a long way to go till every woman is educated, empowered and safe. #WomensDay
— Jyotiraditya Scindia (@JM_Scindia) March 8, 2018
Happy #Womensday to all amazing & incredible women. Let’s pledge to create a safe, secure, stronger & equal society for women. We are here only because of them. Respect, Regard & Love them… pic.twitter.com/4x5E1GRDDs
— Tejashwi Yadav (@yadavtejashwi) March 8, 2018
Congratulate all the women in our country who have achieved a lot of new milestones, in new fields and are achieving them through grit & perseverance.
— Randeep Singh Surjewala (@rssurjewala) March 8, 2018
This International #WomensDay, let's pledge to build a better and a stronger society where women feel secure and are free to spread their horizons.
— N Chandrababu Naidu (@ncbn) March 8, 2018
Women are the guiding force of our society and they lead the way to our nation’s development. Remembering the unparalleled contributions of women, I express my greetings on International #WomensDay.
— Manohar Parrikar (@manoharparrikar) March 8, 2018
Celebrated on March 8 every year, Women’s Day focuses on the general celebration of respect, appreciation and love towards women to a celebration for women’s economic, political, and social achievements.