Feminists in the West have been dreaming of this for years; funny that a non-Western, Third-World country is thinking of implementing such an insane policy.
I hope they’re not so stupid as to proceed with this hare-brained scheme, but if they do, at least then we can have data to demonstrate why it’s a bad idea for us here in the West, when its disastrous impact on India, both economically and socially, becomes apparent.
From the article:
The minister said if a portion of a husband’s income is allocated as wife’s share, it is likely to be spent on better food for children, on their education and the overall quality of standard of living of that household.
Right, because men are always financially irresponsible, and women always financially responsible, never spending money frivolously on themselves or spoiling their children, ever…