The Women's Commission takes note of the expulsion of transgender instructors from a Lakhimpur Kheri private school

National Commission for Women (NCW) took cognizance of the alleged expulsion of a Transgender teacher from a private school in Lakhimpur Kheri on Thursday . The administration denied the claims, citing incompetence as the source of her dismissal .

India: According to a press release by the National Commission for Women (NCW), the Commission took cognizance of the alleged expulsion of a Transgender teacher from a private school in Lakhimpur Kheri on Thursday and asked for an independent inquiry into the matter, according to the press release.The administration denied the claims, citing incompetence as the source of her dismissal, according to the press release.According to the press release, the Commission has taken cognizance of the case.Notably, the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2019 was passed to end discrimination against transgender individuals and ensure equal opportunities in all aspects of life, according to the press release.Notably, a copy of the NCW letter has also been sent to District Magistrate, Lakhimpur Kheri for investigation and notification.

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