This made it an offence for a person to voluntarily have "carnal intercourse against the order of nature. Equal rights activist and India's first openly gay actor; featured in a music video from Euphoria in in a first ever gay character shown on Indian media. LGBT portal India portal. Retrieved 5 April Shashi Tharoor is planning to re-introduce the bill.
In Februarythe Ministry of Health and Family Welfare unveiled resource material relating to health issues to be used as a part of a nationwide adolescent peer-education plan called Saathiya.
On 24 Augustthe Supreme Court upheld that the right to individual privacy is an "intrinsic" and fundamental right under the constitution. I hope she can inspire others. Siras and his mysterious death. He was quickly anointed by the Indian and the world media as the first openly gay royal.
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