Modi lauds women power


New Delhi, Ahead of International Women Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded the all round strides made by women in virtually every field. Tweeting about the success stories of women who have been breaking barriers and surging ahead, he wrote in his micro-blogging site: "Inspiring women entrepreneurs. Nari Shakti securing India. Women excelling in sports and leadership. Women farmers showing the way. Been getting many motivating stories on exceptional women achievers. Do keep sharing more such life journeys! #SheInspiresUs." March 8 is International Women’s Day. Earlier this week, Mr Modi had announced that on the occasion of International Women's Day, he would hand over his social media accounts to “inspiring women.