About Somportker Noya Setu

Somporker Noya Setu (SNS) is a community-based organization (CBO) based in Dhaka that works with the hijra community and other sexual minority groups. Somporker Noya Setu (SNS) is a sexual minority and transgender group of Bangladesh. SNS emerged in October 2010 as a community-based organization (CBO) for the sexual minority and transgender community with a view to promote and uphold the human rights of transgender and other sexual minority people. Our inspiration is that we are ‘human being’, so we are entitled to enjoy all of the same rights and opportunities that other persons have. The members of SNS come from sexual minority and transgender communities all across the country. SNS currently has 82 members in its General Body (GB). Somporker Noya Setu envisions a just society without discrimination and stigma against transgender and other sexual minority Founding Date 2010