State tells High Court it’s looking to provide 1 per cent job reservation
Transgender rights activist Grace Banu had moved the court seeking extension of the COVID cash relief to all transgenders in the state even if they don't possess any valid registration papers
In her plea, transgender activist Grace Banu had said there are over 50,000 transgenders in the state who have lost their livelihood due to the lockdown.
According to data from the Covid-19 state war room, 3,134 transgenders have tested positive for Covid-19 in Karnataka since the beginning of the pandemic last year.
Talaiya Inspector DP Singh said authorities of the Moti Masjid had lodged a complaint stating that the act of the transgender had hurt their religious feelings.
Usually, transgenders collect money at Atharbanki and Kandarpur toll gates besides level crossings.
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“Delhi government is unfortunately lagging behind in socially affirmative drives towards disabled and transgender people.
CMFRI Director A Gopalakrishnan distributed the kits having 27 food items to the transgender members.
A special ward for transgender inmates will be set up at Jharpada Special Jail in Bhubaneswar.
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The Centre had recently asked states to ensure that there was no discrimination against transgender persons at COVID-19 vaccination centres.
The petitioner, Grace Banu, a transgender activist of Thoothukudi in her plea stated that over 50,000 transgenders in the state have lost their livelihood due to the lockdown
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Though the shelter home, situated at Thrikkakara, is awaiting inauguration, a few trans women have already found shelter there.
A 22-year-old transgender was arrested for allegedly snatching cash from an 18-year-old boy, at knife-point in Anna Nagar.