Kerala HC ordered examination of a transgender

The Kerala High Court today ordered medical examination of a 25-year-old person, who claimed to be a

transgender, on a plea by his mother, alleging that her son was being illegally detained by members of the community.

The order was issued by the Division bench comprising Justices V Chitambaresh and K P Jyothindranath on a Habeas Corpus Petition filed by his mother, alleging that her son was illegally detained by the transgender community.

The man, produced before the Court today, claimed to be a transgender and wanted to live with other members of the transgender community.

The court then directed a team of doctors at a hospital here to examine whether the person was a transgender or not by a medical/psychological examination.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

* Copy This Password *

* Type Or Paste Password Here *

© 2021 - Legal News India – News Updates of Advocates, Law Firms, Law Institutes, Courts & Bars of India
Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. More Information