Cong to press for womens reservation bill

Chandigarh: All India Women`s Congress, a front organisation of the Congress party, on Monday said it would press for passage of the women`s reservation bill in Parliament.

"We will press for passage of the bill in the upcoming session of Parliament," All India Women`s Congress chief Anita Verma told reporters here.

She said the organisation will encourage women from all states to pressurise political parties for passage of the bill during the monsoon session itself.