Transgender community allege mystery in Anannyah's suicide
Kochi: Members of the transgender community has alleged mystery in the suicide of transgender activist Anannyah Kumari Alex. Shyama S Prabha, a transgender activist informed that many individuals in their community suspect mystery in the suicide. Pointing out this, the transgender community demanded to deploy an expert medical team for conducting Anannyah’s post-mortem.
Shyama was addressing the media during a protest in front of Renai Medicity here on Wednesday.
Anannyah was happy while interacting with her friends about two hours before she was found dead. It is not clear what happened after that, said Shyama.
The hospital authorities alleged that Anannyah suffered health issues due to engaging in prostitution without maintaining hygiene. This is an insult to the community itself, she added. Anannyah was even beaten up by the hospital authorities. Police did not act on her complaint, Shyama alleged.
She also alleged that the procedure of the Medical Council of India for the sexual reassignment surgery was not followed in the case of Anannyah.