Union Law and Justice Minister announces 'Pradhan Mantri Mahila Shakti Kendra' to empower women

Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday spoke about the new schemes for women empowerment, announcing the rollout of "Pradhan Mantri Mahila Shakti Kendra" in all states. The government will set aside Rs 3,084 crore for the programme, which will also involve extension of schemes meant to help women and girl children.