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ISTANBUL police are raiding homes, detaining trans woman and confiscating computers and phones

ISTANBUL police are raiding homes, detaining trans woman and confiscating computers and phones

Over the past week police in the Findikzade and Haseki regions have been using Facebook and other social media to track down Istanbul trans woman according to LGBT News Turkey . They’ve been raiding their homes, confiscating computers and phone and subjecting the detained woman to mandatory medical examinations. “Out of the 233 transgender women […]

Hundreds of Hijras rounded up by police after Bangalore’s Trans pride parade

Hundreds of Hijras rounded up by police after Bangalore’s Trans pride parade

Hundreds protested at city hall following an unprecedented attack against the trans population. One hundred sixty seven trans woman were sent to a rehabilitation colony by police in the days immediately following Bangalore’s Trans Pride Parade. Some of the Hijras were dragged from their homes, some jailed while coming in aid of others, and some […]