Preeti Choudhary
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The writer is Project Director of MHRD's ICSSR Project on Transgenders and Assistant Professor, Department of English, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur.

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Being a transperson in India during Covid-19 pandemic

With compromised immune systems, the transgender community is at a high risk of contracting Covid-19. However, lack of governmental support and reluctance to get medical treatment owing to stigma is compounding the problems.