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Remembering Keya Ghosh


Keya Roy Ghosh, one of the signatories of the parents’ petition┬áto Supreme Court supporting the reading down of Section 377, passed away in October 2013. Ms. Ghosh was a lawyer in Kolkata High Court, and mother of a gay …

377 Live Tweets

Queer Twitter

Below is the Live Twitter feed section 377 Updates. Use the hastag to view and share updates on the Supreme Court judgement.…

Section 377 – Announcement

Supreme Court of india

September 6, 2018: Verdict announced. Section 377 is read down! [full info here]

September 5, 2018: Cause list announced by Supreme Court lists the judgement on the case to be announced at 10.30 am on Sep 6, 2018 …


Sec 377 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) criminalizes same-sex behavior. In a huge setback to LGBT rights, The Supreme court of India on Dec 11th declared it is constitutional and can only be changed by the Indian parliament.