On 6 Septemberthe Supreme Court issued its verdict. A critical analysis of the evidence did not suggest pathology, impairments or reduced capabilities, resulting in the deletion of homosexuality from psychiatric classifications. Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. Recognition of same-sex unions in India. The Khajuraho templesfamous for their erotic sculptures, contain several depictions of homosexual activity.
Therefore, an individual's sexual orientation is protected under the country's Right to Privacy law.
India court legalises gay sex in landmark ruling
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. Educational institutions will address issues of violence, abuse and discrimination against transgender people. Human sexuality is complex; the distinction between desire, behavior, and identity acknowledges the multidimensional nature of sexuality. Revathi is part of the syllabus for final year students of The American College in Madurai. Show 25 25 50 All.
Therefore, an individual's sexual orientation is protected under the country's Right to Privacy law. During the Mughal Empirea number of the preexisting Delhi Sultanate laws were combined into the Fatawa-e-Alamgirimandating a common set of punishments for zina unlawful intercourse. He was disinherited as an immediate reaction by the royal family, though they eventually reconciled. Subsequently, India's Supreme Court issued a ruling against human rights by reinstating the law that bans gay sex in Retrieved 26 August