"Women's fashion, lifestyle and conduct should be in accordance with Indian culture," the minister said.
He said women should not wear clothes which "provoke" others.
"Women should dress in such a way that they invoke respect in others. However, unfortunately women are dressing provocatively, which is leading to deviation in society," he said.
Indore: In a reference to the July 10 molestation incident in Guwahati, Madhya Pradesh industries minister Kailash Vijayvargiya on Saturday said women's conduct should be in "accordance with the Indian culture."
First Published: Saturday, July 21, 2012, 08:45