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A walk to reclaim rights

in INDIA, 05/01/2014

People from various walks of life pledged their support in a walk organised by the NGO, Praja Rajakiya Vedike (PRV) here on Wednesday against the Supreme Court judgement upholding Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code.

Thirty-three-year-old Nisha Gulur, a transsexual who was a part of the the walk, said: “We want to make the public aware of the problems faced by transgenders, namely why we get into sex trade and begging. ”Another transsexual, 26-year-old Suma, working as a programme associate, said the movement was an effort to show solidarity amongst the sexual minorities opposed to the judgement.

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