In 2009, adult consensual homosexual relations were decriminalized in the Indian Penal Code. The Indian government also passed the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill in July 2019. The change was welcome by Indian and global LGBTQ+ communities as a step towards equal rights. But the inequality still blatantly exists in society’s mindset towards the LGBT community.
The LGBT Events India has a long history of defending the LGBTQ community. We lay bare the systemic oppression that is at the root of inequality in India. We also highlight some of the battles for LGBTQ equality that are still being fought across the country. Our website works towards inclusive learning environments, specifically concerning issues of sexual orientation and gender identity.