11 Of The Most Gender-Progressive Things That Have Already Happened In India In 2015
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When India got its first transgender mayor.
And when it received its first transgender college principal.
When Titan Fastrack had a campaign designed to break down gender stereotypes.
When Mumbai had its largest-ever rally in support of transgender citizens.
When a Mumbai daily published India's first gay matrimonial ad.
When Patna hired its first transgender bank professional.
When the Delhi High Court ordered that a transgender man who was trapped here by his parents be allowed to return home to the U.S.
When the West Bengal government requested the Kolkata police to recruit transgender individuals in their Civic Police Volunteer Force.
When Bollywood released more female-led blockbusters than in any other year.
When India's first lesbian ad in which two partners are shown getting ready to meet each other's parents garnered overwhelming support online.
And when an Allahabad High Court ordered the Uttar Pradesh government to provide for inclusion of third-gender candidates in Panchayat elections.
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