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Recognizing Transgender In India: A Glaze Over The Reality

Shivani Kukreti, Law College Dehradun, Uttaranchal University


Life is tough for all of us but some marginalized sections of the society live even tougher life than us. Transgender community is one of those marginalized sections which are newly recognized in India. Though the community and its rights are legally recognized by the state, there is still so much left that is eagerly needed to be done. This article tries to look into the reality of legal recognition. Further, it talks about the impact of the pandemic on this community and how much they suffering due to avoidance of the state, weak laws and evil pandemic.

Keywords: Transgender, covid19, discrimination, judgements, society


Indian Journal of Law and Legal Research

Abbreviation: IJLLR

ISSN: 2582-8878


Accessibility: Open Access

License: Creative Commons 4.0

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