Supreme Court agrees to examine Centre's Blood Donor guidelines that prohibit donations from gay men and transgender persons

The plea states that during the COVID-19 pandemic, many members of the transgender community who needed blood were unable to get it from their trans relatives or loved ones, as a result of the Guidelines.
Supreme Court agrees to examine Centre's Blood Donor guidelines that prohibit donations from gay men and transgender persons
Transgender

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice in a plea challenging the Union Ministry of Health blood donor guidelines, which prohibit transgender persons and gay men from donating blood (Thangjam Santa Singh v. Union of India).

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