Pant delivering a speech in New Delhi

Kathmandu (Pahichan) January 9 – Sunil Babu Pant is the first openly gay politician (Member of Parliament and Constituent assembly from 2008 to 2012) is going to deliver his speech in New Delhi on ‘Emerging Dynamic in Nepal: society and politics.’ Observer Research Foundation, a Delhi-based think-thank is going to organize the program on January 12.

Sunil has conducted a study on the reasons, extent and impact of social exclusion of sexual minorities in Nepal, which resulted in a report in 2005. He has also trained Nepalese media on LGBTI issues over the past eight years, as well as conducted sensitisation training for police and security forces, according to organized.