ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Gay Rights in India

Even within "progressive" circles, there appears to be ignorance and prejudice on the subject of homosexuality. None of the civil liberties groups have so far listed gay rights as an item on their agenda, although individual activists may be sympathetic. The task on hand today is to bring about the repeal of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code which makes homosexuality a criminal offence.

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