Implement directions for welfare of Transgender community, Gauhati High Court to Assam

Shruti Mahajan May 25 2018
Gauhati High Court

The Gauhati High Court has urged the Assam government to implement welfare measures for transgender community.

The direction to that effect was passed by a Bench of Chief Justice Ajit Singh and Justice Shyam Suman in a petition by one Swati, a transgender and founder of All Assam Transgender Association.

The petitioner was represented by Senior Counsel BD Konwar, Advocate S Newar and Advocate S Bhuyan.

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