Disrespecting women is not a sign of civilized society: Pranab Mukherjee

Advocating free thinking and steps to make a society civilized, President Pranab Mukherjee said that a society cannot be called civilized if the people do not pay respect to its women, adding that is an uncivil society. Expressing his stand on intolerance, Mukherjee said that Indians can be argumentative but are not intolerant as diversity is the strength of Indian culture.