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Experts claim that the numbers are higher than what has been reported. Reason like poverty, illiteracy, superstition, a lack of knowledge about child marriage laws, a lack of interest in educating girl children, and traditional wishes are cited behind this large number of cases.
- The study has been authored by Shilpa Singhal, Founder, Sitare Foundation
Switzerland citizens will be able to legally change their gender from 2022, placing the country at forefront of Europe's gender self-identification initiative.
Crypto artwork by 18-year-old transgender artist Victor Langlois, on gender transition, fetches $2.16 million at Christie's online auction. It represents Langlois' life as he discovered his gender identity and transitioned from female to male between the ages of 14 and 18.
The surveys show changing ideas of sexuality and increasing acceptability towards different sexual preferences in both the countries.
Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Mallika Soni