Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & India

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 2018
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Not legal
Since 2013
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2014
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 1949
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1949
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1949
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Since 1950
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 2013
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
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