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Interview/ Justice M. Fathima Beevi, retired Supreme Court judge
| November 13, 2016
Is the Indian judiciary patriarchal?
Absolutely. No doubt about that.
Why does it continue to be male dominated?
There are many women in the field now, both at the bar and in the bench. However, their participation is meagre. Their representation is not equal to men. There is a historical reason also for that…. Women took to the field late. It will take time for women to get equal representation in the judiciary. When I went to law college, there were only five girls in my class in the first year. The number went down to two or three…
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