With the IT industry coming forward to provide jobs to transgender persons, the workshop was intended to instill confidence, polish the participants' skills
The nayaks, leaders of Hyderabad’s Hijra community, requested greater sensitivity on the part of government officials and police to the needs of their community members
The hospital said the special vaccination drive was conducted in a safe environment by strictly following Covid appropriate behavior and protocols. The drive was also aimed to motivate people to organize similar drives in the future.
An event was held with 150 people from the transgender community, giving them an opportunity to share their problems about the discrimination and societal violence they are subjected to on a daily basis.
The idea of compiling her poems into a book was born during the lockdown, when Saranya witnessed the plight of the community during the pandemic
The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment is planning to tie up with volunteers and partner organisations to run the helpline across cities.
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