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Discrepancies in transgender persons (protection of rights) act, 2018: a comparative study of transgender’s rights in Pakistan and India

Muhammad Abdullah Fazi (Department of Law, Multimedia University, Melaka, Malaysia)
Maryam Bibi (Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim Universitesi, Istanbul, Turkey)

International Journal of Law and Management

ISSN: 1754-243X

Article publication date: 18 November 2020

Issue publication date: 27 March 2021

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Abstract

Purpose

Comparison.

Design/methodology/approach

Qualitative, Analytical.

Findings

The paper will suggest where the Pakistani legislation will have to be amended without affecting the core subject of the transgender rights in Pakistan.

Originality/value

Novel idea of comparing Pakistani law with an identical Indian law on transgender has been proposed.

Keywords

Citation

Fazi, M.A. and Bibi, M. (2021), "Discrepancies in transgender persons (protection of rights) act, 2018: a comparative study of transgender’s rights in Pakistan and India", International Journal of Law and Management, Vol. 63 No. 3, pp. 347-356. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJLMA-10-2020-0262

Publisher

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Emerald Publishing Limited

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