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ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that according to the constitution trans-genders had equal rights as all citizens of Pakistan

A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry heard the case pertaining to the rights of the trans-genders. The apex court ruled that the transgenders also have the right over family inheritance.

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30th September 2012 14:11

Alessia Valenza

The Supreme Court directed the authorities to send copies of the court order to federal and provincial governments and also directed strict implementation of the order. Read more