Indian PM Modi needs to pay more attention to women: IMF chief

“What has happened (in India) is just revolting. I would hope that the Indian authorities, starting with PM Modi pay more attention because it is needed for the women of India,” Lagarde said
Her sharp remarks come in the backdrop of nationwide outrage over the rape cases in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua and Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao

WASHINGTON: Describing the latest incident of outrageous rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in India as “revolting”, IMF chief Christine Lagarde on Thursday hoped that the Indian authorities starting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi would pay more attention to it.

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Her sharp remarks come in the backdrop of a nationwide outrage over the rape cases in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua and Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao.
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“What has happened (in India) is just revolting. I would hope that the Indian authorities, starting with Prime Minister Modi, pay more attention because it is needed for the women of India,” Lagarde said.
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“When I was last in Davos after Prime Minister Modi’s speech, I did tell him that he had not mentioned the women of India enough. And it’s not just a question of talking about them,” the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund said.
She quickly clarified that this was her personal position and not that of the IMF. “By the way this is not an IMF official position. It is my position,” she said.

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K Srivastava4950 k srivastava-7 hours ago
Shame on this govt and our pm talks like movie hero with paid party fund workers as if nothing has happened in our country, defined I am against party for next elections.

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Vinit1346 Vinit-7 hours ago
Madam pls be sincere wid yr job…pls work hard to prevent imminent trade war and its effect on global economy… rather than giving lectures to us 🤔

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Franky Dsouza Franky-6 hours ago
Mr Modi, Stop the world tour and focus on India. Forget about gst, demonitisation, education cess etc..
Focus on protection of Indian not from external but internal enemies. Give a tortureous death to all rapist and terrorist.

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K Srivastava
Shame on this govt and our pm talks like movie hero with paid party fund workers as if nothing has happened in our country, defined I am against party…

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Madam pls be sincere wid yr job…pls work hard to prevent imminent trade war and its effect on global economy… rather than giving lectures to us 🤔

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Mr Modi, Stop the world tour and focus on India. Forget about gst, demonitisation, education cess etc..
Focus on protection of Indian not from ex…

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