Though they approached many companies and people for jobs, none were willing to offer them one.
Gopi, a Madurai-based intersex activist, was appointed by the Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment as one of the five representatives of the transgender community to the NCTP.
But Sivanya does not intend to be content with the current job. "My ambition is to clear group-I (TNPSC) exam and become a DSP," she says.
The counsel for the authorities sought time to seek instructions and file their replies after which the court listed the matter for further hearing on September 13.
The court issued notices and sought responses of the Centre, Delhi government and the city's civic bodies on the petition which said that absence of gender-neutral toilets goes against SC directions.
Ananya was not an introvert. She was the state’s first radio jockey, activist and the first transperson who contested in an assembly election.
As per the initial report, depression following the sudden death of Ananya is cited as the reason for the alleged suicide of Jiju
The hospital has refuted the allegations and absolved the team that carried out the surgery of any lapses.
Tamil Nadu’s first shelter home for the transgender community promises free stay and food, and a means to a livelihood
Submission of the proposal to reserve jobs for the transgender community came about during the hearing of a PIL filed by an NGO - Sangama.
Along with Teresa Margolles's '850 Improntas', Trafalgar Square will also be showcasing Malawi-born artist Samson Kambalu's sculpture, 'Antelope', depicting Britain's colonial history.
It said that all government welfare schemes, including relief work during Covid, are based on heteronormative nuclear families comprising a father, a mother and two to three children.
From June 29 till July 3, they will be providing exclusive vaccination slots for the transgender community at the hospital on Old Airport Road.
Initiated by North West Delhi DM Cheshta Yadav, more than 120 transgenders have got the jabs in the camp within two days.
Disowned by her family, Revathi J R, a transwoman, has been working as a housekeeper for more than five years to eke out a living.