Gay sex now legal in India

Gay sex now legal in India

A law known as Section 377 has been overturned by the Indian Supreme Court.

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The court’s ruling reverses a 2013 decision that a colonial-era law, known as section 377, under which sex between two men is categorised as an “unnatural offence” would stay on the books.

According to the BBC, “It is one of the world’s oldest laws criminalising gay sex, and India has been reluctant to overturn it”

That is until now.

Read the full story on BBC.com

Source: https://www.thegayuk.com/gay-sex-now-legal-in-india/

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