Asked following questions in the parliament:

(a) whether the Government has proposed/likely to propose inclusion of third option, “transgender” in its application forms for academic programmes;

(b) if so, the details thereof;

(c) whether the Supreme Court has given any direction in this regard; and

(d) if so, the details thereof?

Saugata Roy

Dum Dum

West Bengal

All India Trinamool Congress


Spoke Up on Trans Rights
Spoke Up on LGBTQ+ Rights
Spoke Up on Section 377
Supported Regressive Trans Act
Asked to Amend Trans Act
Homophobia / Transphobia



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Trans Act

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