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Updated : 3 months ago IST
Vellore (Tamil Nadu) [India], February 23 (ANI): Transgender candidate R Ganga of the DMK won from the Vellore City Municipal Corporation (VCMC) by a margin of 15 votes in the recently concluded Tamil Nadu urban local body polls.
Updated : 5 months ago IST
Belagavi (Karnataka) [India], December 22 (ANI): Transgenders in Karnataka will be given one per cent reservation in the recruitment in the police department, said Praveen Sood, Director general and Inspector-general of police, Karnataka.
Updated : 10 months, 1 week ago IST
Kochi (Kerala) [India], July 21 (ANI): Kerala's first transgender radio jockey and the first from the community to file nomination as a candidate in the recent State Assembly polls, Anannyah Kumari Alex allegedly died by suicide on Tuesday. She was found hanging in her flat in Kochi.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Kochi (Kerala) [India], April 3 (ANI): Anannyah Kumari Alex, the first transgender candidate to fight the Kerala Assembly polls, backed out of the contest as the Democratic Social Justice Party (DSJP) nominee on Saturday alleging that she is facing stigma, gender discrimination and sexual ha
Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
Malappuram (Kerala) [India], March 22 (ANI): Anannyah Kumari Alex, a 28-year-old is set to create history by becoming the first transgender person to contest an Assembly election in Kerala.
Updated : 3 years ago IST
Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 3 (ANI): In a first, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has fielded a transgender candidate in the Allahabad Lok Sabha constituency of Uttar Pradesh.
Updated : 3 years, 1 month ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 29 (ANI): A social activist and transgender Mahamandaleshwar Bhawani Nath Valmiki on Friday joined the Aam Admi Party (AAP) in the presence of MP and party's UP in-charge Sanjay Singh. She will contest from Prayagraj Lok Sabha seat.
Updated : 3 years, 2 months ago IST
Manglagiri (Andhra Pradesh) [India] March 25 (ANI): Independent Transgender candidate from Manglagiri constituency Tamanna Simhadri on Monday took a swipe at the state IT minister Nara Lokesh for filing his nomination from Chittoor constituency only to "protect" the land he has grabbed, w
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Mar 16 (ANI): The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Saturday decided to field a transgender named Kajal Nayak from Korei assembly seat for upcoming assembly elections in Odisha.
Updated : 4 years, 9 months ago IST
Mumbai, (Maharashtra), Feb. 18 (ANI): Ahead of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Polls in Mumbai, several transgenders on Saturday were seen campaigning for city's only transgender candidate Priya Patil.