“I have spoken about this earlier too. There are women in our society that need to be empowered and need support. But there are also women in our society like Rani Laxmibai. We should not discourage strong women. I was only 16 when I registered an FIR for a similar kind of assault. So there are people who can stand up for themselves and should be encouraged.
What about children?
Like I said earlier, people who need to be empowered, must be. But not necessarily need that. Some people can give empowerment as well . Some people are givers.”
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