Being transgender in Pakistan: One college breaks barriers by redefining transgender roles

Pakistan is set to recognize transgender members of its population for the first time.

Following a recent ruling by the High Court in Lahore, the country will now include transgender people in its sixth national census, which is set to begin in March this year. To ensure the transgender community in Pakistan feels inclusive, and to make them a part of the mainstream circle, one college in the city of Rawalpindi has hired several transgender people. CGTN’s Danial Khan takes a closer look at the initiative.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s