What is the state of Chhattisgarh for transgender persons?

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In Chhattisgarh, eleven departments i.e. Health, Higher Education, Women & Child Development, Social Welfare, Technical Education, School Education, Home, Panchayat and Rural Development, Urban Development, Public Relations and General Administration have announced schemes or activities specifically for the community. Schools from class 8-10 have introduced chapters on what it means to be transgender in their curriculum, so as to sensitise students, parents as well as teachers. Special provisions for healthcare have been provided through Thursday OPD that is reserved for trans people in medical colleges and hospitals. Chhattisgarh gives transgender persons 2% reservation for housing schemes through Indira Awas Yojana. Free SRS will also be provided in government hospitals in the future.