Important initiatives taken for women empowerment to free society of wrong beliefs: PM Modi

While addressing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers from across the country at the National Convention Meeting at Delhi's Ramlila Maidan on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "Important initiatives have been taken up in last 4.5 years for women empowerment. People made fun of 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' for political opposition, but we have come a long way to free society of wrong beliefs that existed for decades."