Mangaluru : Mayor Kavitha Sanil inaugurated Trangenders’ Day programme at Roshni Nilaya organised in association with the Parivarthan Charitable Trust and Sahayog on Wednesday.
Mayor Kavitha Sanil appreciated the efforts of the organisers in providing a platform to those from the third gender community. She also assured of providing jobs to them in future and said that the society has to change its attitude towards them and treat them in a better way.
She asked the government and private organisations to provide jobs to transgenders so that they could enter the main stream of the society. Around 40 transgenders are in Mangaluru city at present and the few taking part in the event appreciated the efforts of the government to provide them with Aadhar card and few other basic amenities.