Hijra Hakkula Ikya Vedika president has urged the Election Commission to implement its decision of according exclusive sex status to transgenders.

President of the Association Vijayakumar complained to Chief Electoral Officer Banwarlal that transgender were identified as male in the electoral rolls at Nandyal. He said after their representation, an “others” column was included but at some places it was not applied. Mr. Vijayakumar said Hijra would field candidates against important state leaders in the next election to draw the attention of the society to their problem.

EC urged to implement its decision of according exclusive sex status