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The Chennai Rainbow Pride / Self Respect march will not be held in 2020 as a precautionary measure against the SARS-COV2 pandemic. Further, many of the Pride volunteers are focused on relief work and resource mobilisation for this purpose.

Please click here for the 2020 media release in English and Tamil.

Please click here for the calendar of online events organised during June 2020, with the involvement in individuals and/or collectives that are part of the Tamil Nadu Rainbow Coalition.


The website chennaipride.net, hosted by Orinam, contains the press release, event reports, and media coverage, FAQ, and official calendar of events organized by the Tamil Nadu Rainbow Coalition and/or co-organized by its member organizations and collectives during Pride month. Archives dating back to 2010 may be accessed via the Wayback machine on archive.org here.

Press Releases from 2019 are posted here [CRP2019_PressRelease_English and CRP2019_PressRelease_Tamil] and the calendar as of May 31, 2019 is here.