The activists claim that they were attacked with stones, lathis and rods.
"There is a clear pattern which suggests that incidents of hate crime against religious minorities have occurred largely in BJP-ruled states," the report by the US-based NGO CMRI adds.
'It nauseates me to think of what has happened with Bilkis. The law and the constitution protect the citizens of this country, isn't Bilkis a citizen?' asked actor Shabana …
The school has been using prayers from across religions in the morning assembly for years.
They also allege that they were forced to sing bhajans and read the Gita.
Two students have said they were brutally manhandled, stripped and kicked in their private parts during a protest near Amit Shah's house a few days ago.
The countries may have taken giant leaps in granting electoral rights to the trans community, but visibility and just representation are a long way ahead.