Transgender activist Gauri Sawant first came into the public eye when she adopted the daughter of a sex worker in 2001. It was a moment of reckoning for the country, who had until then only accepted parenting for married couples or male/female genders. Sawant has been consistently working towards uplifting the status of transgender people.
Watch the video to know more.
(Scripted by Geetika Sachdev; Produced by Manasi Phadnis; Edited by Dhruv Sharma)