Madrassah set up for transgender people

By: News Desk      Published: 02:16 AM, 13 Dec, 2020
Madrassah set up for transgender people
Transgender people take part in a protest.–File photo

As part of a unique initiative, a madrassah has been set up for transgender people in Islamabad

Islamabad Deputy Commissioner Hamza Shafqaat inaugurated the madrassah on Saturday and announced that transgender people will be given jobs at the offices of the Islamabad administration. 

On this occasion, the Islamabad deputy commissioner also distributed blankets to transgender people with the help of a non-government organisation. 

Members of the transgender community thanked the Islamabad deputy commissioner for his participation in the event.