Jai ho! PM Modi's bumper gift to women

New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi is has given yet another gift to women. The PM is extremely popular among the women, especially after the Ujjwala Scheme, which gave women an opportunity to shun the unhealthy 'chulha' and start using LPG for cooking.  

After targeting the rural women with Ujjwala, PM's new gift targets the urban women. PM on Thursday announced that from now on, women need not change their names in passports after their marriage.He was speaking at the commemoration of the golden jubilee of Indian merchant chamber's ladies wing.

Earlier, the government had eased the norms for divorced or separated women by stopping the practice of asking for the name of the spouse for passports.

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