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EUNUCH. A male whose organs of generation have been so far removed or disorganized, that he is rendered incapable of reproducing his species. Domat, Lois Civ. liv. prel. tit. 2, s. 1, n. 10.

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Addressing the seminar, Director Social Welfare, Bahawalpur division, Ghulam Yaseen Baloch said that special measures were being taken to ensure all basic civic amenities to eunuchs in Bahawalpur division.
Keywords: Self-esteem, Eunuchs, Hazara division, Pakistan, Snowball.
TransAction Pakistan, an initiative of Blue Veins, lauded the KP government decision of making the eunuchs a part of the SehatInsaf Cards.
One of the difficulties in addressing the problems of eunuchs is the lack of data of their population.
Patna: India's Bihar state on Wednesday announced reservation for eunuchs or "third gender" people in government jobs, a move authorities say will put them at par with other genders and mark progress for this marginalised community.
The study has revealed that the eunuchs have very low social status in the society.
Eunuchs (or hijras, as they are commonly called in India) have existed throughout Indian history.
Yes we will fight and contest elections , because neither has Congress nor any other politician has done anything for the welfare of the eunuchs here; the people are our parents, we live because of the people and we will fight for them," she said.
Eunuchs were made eunuch in order to make them reliable servants of the royal establishment.
But although the eunuchs could not father children biologically, they married, adopted and raised children, and generally lived lives very similar to their non-castrated peers.
They included information about eunuchs, who either lost their reproductive organs in accidents or underwent castration to gain early access to the palace.
Eunuchs in Korea, called naesi, enjoyed a special status as servants to the royal family and as bodyguards to the king and his harem.