Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has expressed the resolve of federal government to extend support to provinces in their endeavours to protect and promote women’s rights in all walks of life. In a message on International Women’s Day, the Prime Minister said the democratic government was committed to implement Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto’s vision for empowerment of women in its true spirit. Gilani said Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto is a powerful symbol of the women empowerment. The cause of women empowerment was close to her heart and she spent her entire life working for attainment of their rights. He mentioned that a number of legislative, political, economic and administrative reforms had been taken in this regard.