Calcutta High Court quashes FIR against trans rights activist booked for helping transwoman escape from her home

The transwoman, through her lawyer, told the Court that she had left her house voluntarily as she was tired of the constant harassment and torture that she was subjected to by her family.
Calcutta High Court
Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta High Court last week came to the rescue of a transgender rights activist who was booked for allegedly kidnapping a transwoman, whom he had helped to escape the constant 'harassment and torture' meted out to her by her family [Avinaba Dutta vs State of West Bengal].

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