The Transgender Persons(Protection of Rights) Act, 2019

Transgender community being one of the most marginalised communities in the country faced an immense challenge to merge into the general categories of gender of male or female. They encountered struggles varying from social exclusion to discrimination in every sphere. Consequently, the Parliament passed a landmark law in 2019 titled The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act to provide for protection of rights of transgender persons and their welfare.

Categories: POINT IAS

Tagged as:

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s