In the back of a local NGO that supports sexual minorities, Seema changes into a dress.
Rose Venkatesan, India’s first transgender television host, plans to launch a political party—the Sexual Liberation Party of India—to formulate and push an agenda favorable to women’s and LGBT rights.
According to IBN Live:
Among other things on her agenda is a comprehensive review of the Indian Penal Code, legalization of prostitution and annulling laws restrictive to sexual freedom, including those dealing with adultery and homosexuality, which she feels helps abusers.
Photo: Adnan Abidi/Reuters