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We have moral rights to lead a life like anyone: Transgenders

in INDIA, 05/01/2014

Our sexuality is being questioned and we are often treated as sex workers. We are also human beings like everyone and have equal rights to lead a normal life like anyone in this country. There are 30 lakh transgenders in the country and the government should take steps to protect our rights.
I want all transgenders without hiding their identities to claim their rights,” said Surya, another transgender. Ace journalist B R P Bhaskar and District Medical officer K M Shirabudheen took part in the event and extended solidarity to the protest.

Shalu R is proud to be part of the transgender community. Hailing from Wayanad, Shalu has no other option but to leave her hometown and seek shelter in Bangalore to lead a happy life. “Kerala neglects us ruthlessly and people mock at us. Read more

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