By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to the use of cookies to ensure that your visit runs smoothly.

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 23:00

Aam Aadmi Party's Mumbai Supports Marriage Equality

Written by 

india

 

Whereas the elections approaches in India, the Aam Aadmi Party's Mumbai (AAP) affirms that it will support the legalization of marriage equality.

As reports The Times of India, while AAP had advocated scrapping of Section. 377 of the Indian Penal Code criminalising homosexuality, it came in for flak from India's gay community for not including it in its national manifesto.

Despite everything, the AAP was always opposed to the recriminalisation of homosexuality and Lok Sabha* candidate Medha Patkar said that the AAP would support a future law on marriage equality.

Remain to wish that it will keep to its commitments so elected.

*the lower house of the Parliament of India

About

Lezbelib is the online magazine that helps LGBTQ+ women to stay updated with entertaining blogs and breaking news about LGBT rights.