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Transgenders Strip at Police Station in Mohali to Protest Against a Viral Sexual Assault Video

The transgenders protested by stripping naked in the premises of Mataur Police station, before taking to the streets.

Anuradha Shukla | News18

Updated:May 29, 2018, 6:20 PM IST
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Transgenders Strip at Police Station in Mohali to Protest Against a Viral Sexual Assault Video
In this November 26, 2017, people sing and dance as they take part in the 10th Namma Pride March, an event promoting gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender rights, in Bengaluru. (File Photo: Reuters)
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Mohali, Punjab: A group of transgender people took to the streets of Mohali on Tuesday to protest against a video that went viral recently.

The transgenders protested by stripping naked in the premises of Mataur Police station, before taking to the streets.

The video alegedly showed members of the community being involved in cases of theft in Mohali’s airport road.

They had been called to the police station for investigations in connection with stealing.

The protesters also stopped traffic on the road.

One of the protesters claimed, "four persons had stopped me on my way back from work and sexually assaulted me. One of the onlookers made a video of it and made it public."

The police said that investigation regarding the harrassment is on and in this regard, the help of cyber cell has also been sought.​​

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