Women’s participation in decision-making roles essential: Yadav


New Delhi, Jan 12 (PTI) Union Labor Minister Bhupendra Yadav has said that it is necessary for them (women) to be in high positions of decision making to increase the participation of women in the labor force.

In an interaction with industry representatives here on Wednesday, Yadav said that to increase the rate of participation of women in the labor force, not only should they have a higher participation in the labor force, but they should also have a greater share in decision-making roles.

Yadav said this in a discussion with the HR heads of industries from different sectors. These included representatives from the manufacturing, automobile, construction and hotel industries.

The discussion was organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).