The position became worse even during the Moghul rule. They excelled in almost all fields such as sports, politics, administration, science and arts.
They could not overcome the nasty Purdah system of the time. Many women were forcibly sent to the funeral pyre of their dead husbands. The Government of India has taken all efforts to abolish the difference between men and women.
As Pakistan is an islamic state so Pakistani females role and behaviors are defined by Islamic laws and as such are given divine sanction. Napolean said: The basic unity of society is a woman.
She plays roles as a mother, a sister, a daughter and a wife. As woman makes a family, family makes a home and homes makes a society.
Women are an inherent part of society and cannot be neglected due to their less power and authority.
They are created as a companion for men and men have to make her walk with them in the course of life.Their education, their health departments, the departments of information techonlogy are in the highest rankings.They are educating and encouraging both sexes equally and discriminating none.In the recent competitive examinations, women have done better performance than men.(Kalpana Chawla’s visit to the space has encouraged the young girls to make more and more research in the field of science today,} In spite of it, many women are suffering mental and physical tortures in their in-laws’ houses. They consider their wives as good source of getting dowry.There was no change in the fate of women even during the British rule in India. Among them were Sarojini Naidu, Vijaya Laxmi Pandit, Mrs. According to the Constitution of India, men and women are equal before law.The situation began to change when many national figures started a struggle for India’s freedom. The government is laying special emphasis on the education of girls.Woman has a crucial role in the set-up of a family. Women have to lead their lives according to the will of their male guardians. They can not make decision about their affairs of life. Whether she is a daughter, sister, wife or mother, she has to deal with the core issues in the scheme of familiar life. Bride-burning and bride- killing occur every day in India.This is how the status of Indian women is going down.