The move was welcomed by the 25,000-member transgender community in the state. “Shooed away from everywhere, this will give us some respectability,” Shyma, a transgender from Kochi, told HT.
“The LDF government is committed to protect the rights of all, including those in the transgender community,” the minister said.
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Last week, Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) decided to offer jobs in housekeeping, customer care and crowd management sections to transgenders.