Usually, transgenders collect money at Atharbanki and Kandarpur toll gates besides level crossings.
5.22% transpersons vaccinated till now; misinformation, lack of digital knowledge adding to their woes
The Centre had recently asked states to ensure that there was no discrimination against transgender persons at COVID-19 vaccination centres.
According to Amarjeet, there are separate beds for transgenders in some of the neighbouring states but such facilities are missing here in Jharkhand.
The plea alleged that living conditions of transgenders are very poor and that majority of them are living in rented accommodations.
This is the first polls to the assembly after both the CPM and Congress took revolutionary steps to accommodate the marginalised group in their ranks.
Members of the transgender community in Srikakulam district have been issued government identity cards.
From working odd jobs and begging to creating a mural for Facebook’s headquarters in California, Chandra Hosur’s journey has been filled with many bumps.
Arrangements will be made to allot houses, job cards under NREGS for them: Collector
This is the first time that transgender persons have been inducted into the state police force, a senior government official claimed.
HIV remains a major public health concern in India though effective prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care are available, as awareness is low.
The new order, which Biden signed in the Oval Office during a meeting with Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, overturns a ban ordered by President Donald Trump in a tweet during his first year in office.
The MHA highlighted that harming or injuring or endangering the life, safety, health or well-being, whether mental or physical, of a transgender person is also a punishable offence.
'Haldi kumkum' is an event where married women exchange turmeric and vermilion in order to wish their husbands long lives.
The state government has proposed to implement the Sukrutham Housing project that aims to provide land to homeless transgender people through local self institutions.