Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday interacted with women lawmakers of his party over breakfast at his official residence here and told them not to be undermined by anyone. The Prime Minister told them that they were an institution in themselves, sources said. A lot of them were first-time MPs and were very excited about meeting and taking to the Prime Minister.
Mr Modi heard patiently heard each of them and in detail, sources said. He took detailed information about each MP and heard more than speaking, sources said. This meeting is in line with the meetings, he has already held with belonging to the OBC, SC and ST categories.
These meetings have been planned so that BJP MPs from both the Houses of Parliament can interact with the Prime Minister and take his guidance to improve their performance as lawmakers both in terms of debate participation and also contribute in legislative business. Between 2014 and 2019, during his previous stint during the 16th Lok Sabha as well, Mr Modi had held such meetings separately and also used to interact with the MPs from various states.