In 2005, a transwoman, Noori, who ran an NGO, called Solomon to say “I have an abandoned child, he is HIV+”. Solomon was hesitant initially. Later he contacted many organisations only to get a negative response. He decided to visit the place where the six-year old Arputha was. Solomon listened to the horror story of how the whole family, his parents and siblings had all succumbed to the deadly virus.Login to read more
The author is a former Director of Goa Institute of Management (GIM) and currently Director of St Joseph’s Institute of Management (JIM), Trichy.