Mr Kerala marries transgender activist
Irinjalakuda: Praveen (33), title winner of Mr Kerala from Padiyur here, entered wedlock with transgender activist and dance teacher Sikha (34).
Praveen, a DYFI activist, has won the 2019 Mr Kerala title held in January in 60 kg category. Sikha is a native of Alappuzha and serving as DYFI transgender group unit president.
The duo fell in love with each other through Facebook. They got hitched in August in a simple ceremony at Thrissur Mariamman Kovil. Later, they registered their marriage at the registrar office in Thiruvananthapuram.
“Both families supported our wedding,” said Praveen.
Praveen himself announced his wedding with Sikha on his Facebook page. Praveen who works as a trainer in Empower gym in Poochinnipadam has been preparing for the Mr India competition.