Kathmandu (Pahichan) September 26 – District Administration Office Nuwakot has started distributing the citizenship under O category to the members of gender and sexual minorities. Ishwor Thing Pushpa has become the first person in the district to receive citizenship under O category. Her real identity is Pushpa Lama.
Home Ministry has already directed the District Administration Offices to distribute citizenship under O category. Pushpa is preparing to file an application to receive passport to fulfill her will of receiving passport under O category. Passport Department has already distributed the passport under O category. Till now, Manoj Sahi, Santa Bahadur Pun and Bhumika rai have receive passports under o category.