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For Him Her Love Was Everything, So This Odisha Man Decided To Marry A Transgender

Published on 27 January, 2017 at 6:28 pm By

Transgenders in India constitute the marginalised section of the society in India, and thus face social as well as economic difficulties. Shunned by family and society alike, these people have difficulty in exercising their basic civil rights.

In a sign of shifting social attitudes towards transgender people, a man named Basudev in Bhubaneswar decided to marry a transgender named Megha.

ANI


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Megha thanked Basudev for taking such a bold step to marry a transgender.

Megha said her marriage proved those wrong who think that transgenders can’t get married.

She added that transgenders like her has the right to get married like any other woman.



 

Surprisingly, it was Basudev’s family who asked her for marriage.

The duo’s wedding was just like any other event. There were baratis (including transgenders, men and women) and everyone was happy about it.


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Even Bhubaneshwar mayor Anant Narayan Jena also attended the ceremony and wished the couple.


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In a path-breaking judgment, the Supreme Court had affirmed the constitutional rights and freedoms of transgender persons. It gave transgenders a separate identity while voting, applying for passports, driving license or admission to educational institutions.

The msessage for the society is: no matter how you feel about the transgender community, everyone deserves to live with pride and dignity.

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