Out of 19 women candidates, only four got elected

 

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporters display pictures of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah to celebrate wins in the Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat elections (Photo: AP)

Neighbourhood Political Desk/Vidhi Singh: In Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections, out of 19 women candidates who contested the election only four got elected to the vidhan sabha. BJP had fielded six female candidates, out of which three won from their constituencies, while one of the three candidates from Congress was elected.

 

 

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