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Apr 22, 2019
Despite not participating in Lok Sabha polls, Chhattisgarh's transgender community is slowly changing electoral landscapeAt least in Chhattisgarh, transgenders are increasingly becoming a part of the political field
Dec 18, 2018
Lok Sabha passes transgender bill; proposed legislation seeks to end discrimination against communityAmid noisy protests over the Rafale deal and the Cauvery issue, the Lok Sabha on Monday passed a bill seeking to empower the transgender community by providing them a separate identity.
Mar 18, 2018
Transgender rights Bill sent to Cabinet after social justice ministry incorporates Parliamentary panel recommendationsThe Social Justice ministry has sent a Bill on transgender rights to the Cabinet after finalising nine amendments, including those in the definition of the term 'transgender', keeping with the recommendations of a Parliamentary panel
Sep 24, 2017
Transgender persons need to be recognised as human beings; not deified or demonisedOn the one hand, our culture deifies transgender people — on the other, it demonises them for who they are. What if we just learned to look at them as 'people' instead?
Jul 21, 2017
Transgenders should have option to choose gender, says parliamentary panelThe Parliamentary Standing Committee felt that the proposed definition of transgender in the bill is in stark contrast to global developments, where transgenders have been granted the right to self-determine and to seek benefits according to such identity
Aug 02, 2016
Bill seeking to provide separate identity to transgenders introduced in Lok SabhaA bill seeking to empower the transgenders by providing them a separate identity and putting in place a mechanism to punish those who exploit them was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday.