New Delhi : For the first time in 45 years, the Rajya Sabha on Friday unanimously passed a private member's bill to accolrd equal rights on transgenders.
"It is a unanimous decision of the house... This is a rare thing," Deputy Chairman P.J. Kurien announced after the bill was passed by voice vote.
The government, however, said it will bring an improved bill as DMK memebr Tiruchi Shiva's bill has some practical difficulties.