The re-elected government got a modified version of the 2018 Bill approved by Cabinet. It was introduced in the Lok Sabha on  Jul 19, 2019 and passed  Aug 05, 2019. In Nov 2019 it was debated in the Rajya Sabha, and was subsequently passed on 26 November 2019. It is now awaiting the assent of the President.

Full text of the Bill

THE TRANSGENDER PERSONS (PROTECTION OF RIGHTS) ACT, 2019

Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill 2019 (in Lok Sabha)
[English, pdf]
The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill 2019 (in Lok Sabha)
[translated in Kannada (by Sangama), pdf]

Press releases and statements

Post 26 Nov 2019
Before 26 Nov 2019

Protests and press conferences (post 26 Nov 2019)

28 Nov – 4 Dec 2019
  • Protest, Chikamagalur, 4 Dec
  • Protest march to Raj Bhavan, Trivandrum, 3 Dec (poster1, poster2, poster3)
  • Protest, Indian High Commission, London, 2 Dec
  • Protest, Town Hall, Bengaluru, 1 Dec (poster)
  • Protest, outside Sambaji Park, Pune, 1 Dec (poster)
  • Protest, Dadar Station, Mumbai, 30 Nov (poster)
  • Protest, Ichalkaranji, Sangli, 29 Nov
  • Protest, Satara, 29 Nov
27 Nov 2019
  • Protest, Mysore Bank Circle, Bengaluru (poster)
  • Protest, Sambhaji Park, Pune (poster)
  • Protest, Velivada, HCU, Hyderabad (poster)
  • Protest, Sangoli Rayanna Circle, Hubli
  • Press conference, Press Club, Mumbai (poster)
  • Press conference, Press Club, Bengaluru
  • Press conference, IWPC, New Delhi (poster)
27 Nov 2019
  • Protest, Town Hall, Bengaluru

Media coverage following the passing of the Bill in Rajya Sabha

1-4 December 2019
29-30 November 2019
28 November
27 November
26 November
25 November

Remarks by individual MPs in the Rajya Sabha leading to the vote

(Rajya Sabha TV videos on youtube)

26 November
21 November
20 November

Media coverage (Jan-Aug 2019)

See separate page here.