PESHAWAR, 20 September: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Wednesday approved to include transgender persons in Sehat Saholat Programme. According to Health Department officials, the chief minister has signed a summary regarding registering transgender persons under the programme.

The chief minister directed the Social Welfare Department to submit details of the transgender community in the province.

The officials said that the transgender persons would be able to avail health facilities under the Health Insurance Programme.