Compare LGBT Rights in India & Iran

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2018
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1900
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2013
Not legal
Since 1928
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2014
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 1987
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1949
No protections
Since 1979
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1949
No protections
Since 1979
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1949
Ambiguous
Since 1979
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1950
Legal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2013
N/A
Since 1979
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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