Women in Assam secure; female literacy, women employment higher than other states, says Gogoi
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday claimed that Assam is far better-placed than most of the BJP-ruled States when it comes to providing women a safer and better place to stay. Referring to a recent comment made by Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani, Gogoi said that the State has reported 19,139 cases of crime this year compared to 28,678, 26,690 and 30,000 (approx.) cases reported in Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Rajasthan respectively. However, on this front, Gujarat ..