Transgender person has every right to choose gender: Odisha High Court orders family pension for trans woman

Justice AK Mohapatra held so in consonance with the law laid down by the Supreme Court in NALSA v Union of India, which recognised the rights of the transgender community.
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The Odisha High Court recently held that transgender persons have the right to choose their own gender and are entitled to avail family pension benefits that accrue accordingly [Kantaro Kondagari @ Kajol v State of Odisha & Ors].

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