Indian Supreme Court decriminalises gay sex

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Shafi Naqi Jamie in BBC Urdu “Sairbeen” covered these topics: The Supreme Court Thursday decriminalised part of the Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code that criminalises consensual gay sex, saying it was irrational, indefensible and manifestly arbitrary. The world media has hailed the overturning of a colonial-era law, saying the landmark ruling was a boost for gay rights not only in the world’s largest democracy but also across the world.
 
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