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Relief for those accused of consensual gay sex and facing trial: Officials

Gay and lesbian people, who flock to places like Goa, can now roam freely, without any fear of being prosecuted.

published on : 7th September 2018

Supreme Court decision on Section 377 garners over 300,000 tweets

In a historic judgment, the top court decriminalised homosexuality by declaring Section 377, the penal provision which criminalised gay sex, as manifestly arbitrary.

published on : 6th September 2018

Section 377 verdict: Supreme Court legalises homosexuality

A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and comprising Rohinton Nariman, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra pronounced the verdict.

published on : 6th September 2018