ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Justin JosSubscribe to Justin Jos

Limiting Gender Variance

The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016 which was introduced in the Lok Sabha seems to be a watered-down version of the previous private member bill by Tiruchi Siva. It has seen much opposition from the trans community as major provisions pertaining to a rights framework have been diluted. An analysis of the weaknesses of the new bill highlights the need for further discussion.
Back to Top