Karnataka To Provide 1% Reservation For Transgender Persons

As a response to the petition filed by ‘Sangama’ (a society working for the upliftment of sexual minorities, sex workers and people infected with HIV), the state of Karnataka has decided to provide one percent reservation for the transgender community in all government services. This means that whenever a notification is published inviting applications for government jobs, the 'others' column must be added along with male and female columns.

(Script and video edited by Apurva P)

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting