PAK-TRANSGENDERS-POLLS - Transgenders in northwest Pak move court for voting rights
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Peshawar, Feb 13 (PTI) The transgender community of Pakistan's northwestern Khyber-Pakthunkhwa province has moved the court seeking voting rights as well as rights to contest polls in the upcoming general elections.
A writ petition was filed by Farzana Jan, President, and Arzu Khan, General Secretary, of TransAction (Provincial Alliance of Transgender and Intersex Community), Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa under Article 199 of the Constitution of Pakistan.
Chief Election Commissioner of Pakistan and Provinc ...