Gautam Gambhir, the Indian cricketer is known for living with his heart on his sleeves. He never misses an opportunity to take a stand against wrong without mincing his words. Every now and then we get to witness Gautam Gambhir taking stand and speaking his mind on twitter and in real world as well.

Apart from this, he is always seen helping the people in need. Also, he has always supported the transgender society. On the occasion of Rakshabandhan, Gautam Gambhir got the Rakhis tied from transgenders Abhina Aher and Simran Shaikh. He also posted the pictures of the same on his twitter handle as well.

Here, have a look at the tweet of Gautam Gambhir on the occasion of Rakshabandhan :

The tweet read:
“It’s not about being a man or a woman. It’s about being a HUMAN.” With proud transgenders Abhina Aher and Simran Shaikh and their Rakhi love on my hand. I’ve accepted them as they are. Will you? “

Now, the cricketer has went ahead to show his support to the transgender community but what he did will definitely make you respect him even more.

Recently, Gautam Gambhir attended Hijara Haba, an event to support the Transgender community in Delhi on Tuesday. In the event, he wore a duppatta and a bindi on his forehead and showed his support.

The pictures of the same has gone viral on the internet and are all over the social media. People are showing their love for what Gautam Gambhir did. Here, have a look at some of the reactions :

Well, it surely take some courage to do something like this. Kudos to Gautam Gambhir for his act.

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