Transgender persons entitled to reservation under third gender category: Madras High Court

A transgender nursing student had approached the Court after the government refused reservation under the third gender, saying that very few transgender persons resided in the State.
Justice R Suresh Kumar, Madras High Court
Justice R Suresh Kumar, Madras High Court

The Madras High Court has said that transgender persons are entitled to reservation under the third gender category for admission to educational institutes. [S Tamilselvi v. The Secretary to Government, Health and Family Welfare Department]

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