But becoming a journalist was not easy
Believed to be the state's first "rainbow wedding", it is a historic step towards the LGBTQ community's fight for equality
Nikesh Pushkaran, 35, and Somu MS, 30, came out to the world on social media becoming 'Kerala's first openly gay married couple'.
"Men and women don't have to get a certificate to recognise their gender. If we've been recognised as 'third gender', why do we need to have a certificate?"
A 25-year-old engineer from Mumbai resorted to suicide because he was being regularly taunted at work over his sexuality
An NHRC survey revealed that over half of the transgender community prefer to live among themselves due to societal discrimination
"Everyone knows I am a boy. But the way I walk, think and talk is like a girl. People in India do not like that"
She enrolled as a male candidate due to the fear of rejection