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Hijras (transgenders) watch a performance backstage at the Hijra talent show, part of the first ever event called Hijra Pride 2014 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. In 2013 Bangladesh officially recognized Hijras as a third gender, though homosexuality still remains illegal. Despite these strides Hijras continue to face violence and harassment as part of their daily life in Bangladesh.

Hijras (transgenders) watch a performance backstage at the Hijra talent show, part of the first ever event called Hijra Pride 2014 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. In 2013 Bangladesh officially recognized Hijras as a third gender, though homosexuality still remains illegal. Despite these strides Hijras continue to face violence and harassment as part of their daily life in Bangladesh.