PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police have decided to establish special desks soon at police stations across the province to facilitate transgender.
Inspector General of KP Police, Sanaullah said the provincial police will devise a standard operating procedure for protection of transgender. He said the immediate boss of ASP rank officer will be the focal person for this purpose. He said ASP Gulbahar will be focal person for Peshawar.
IG Sanaullah said that inclusion of a session about rights of transgender has been approved for police training school. He said transgender enjoyed all the rights of a common citizen.
He directed police to improve dealing with transgender at police stations.
“Data regarding transgender will be collected and an inquiry will be launched on why the issues of transgender are rising,” he said.