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Swapna Is First Transgender To Take Civil Service Test

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
DECEMBER 01, 2013

   
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Swapna,a 23-year old woman, has became the first transgender to take the civil services examination in Tamil Nadu. Swapna, a BCA graduate from Madurai took the Tamil Nadu Public Service exam yesterday in  afirst of its kind. The landmark decision to allow Swapna to appear for the test came after a prolonged campaign by the transgender community, which has  been been fighting for the last 10 years, it's only now that it has become a reality.

 

 

 

Transgenders face many odds to complete their education, but it's tough to get and keep a job once their gender identity is revealed.



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