women candidates

Women make up half of electorate in Karnataka, but not considered 'winnable' yet

Sources also said the representation of women in the Assembly is lesser compared to neighbouring states like Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Kerala.

published on : 8th March 2023

The hills are patriarchal: Too few women candidates in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand state polls

There are only 19 women candidates in the fray in Himachal Pradesh for 68 Assembly seats and just five women legislators were there in a House of 70 in the recently concluded Uttarakhand state polls.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Few women make it to candidate lists of poll parties in Manipur

Ruling Congress and BJP, the main contenders in the upcoming polls have fielded only two women candidates each.

published on : 19th February 2017