The Karnataka Police Academy,Mysore and Ondede, jointly organized an awareness program for sub-inspectors and senior officers across Karnataka, including the Director of the Karnataka Police Academy The program took place on the 16th of June, and aimed to educate and bring awareness surrounding issues of gender identity, sexual diversity and human rights. More than 300 police officers attended the program. Members from the sexual minority community, including a kothi, a trans-woman, a trans-girl and a homosexual man also shared their testimonies, which helped closely understand the issues faced by sexual minorities in Karnataka. The session was moderated by Dr. Akkai Padmashali.

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