At present there are no transgender students studying in the Central Universities, except the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) where a total of 814 transgender students have been enrolled in the last 5 years. Also, the Central Universities of the country, which are directly under the administrative control of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), do not have any transgender recruited to the university staff.

Ramesh Pokhriyal



Bharatiya Janata Party


Spoke Up on Trans Rights
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Spoke Up on Section 377
Supported Regressive Trans Act
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