Compare LGBT Rights in India & Sri Lanka

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2018
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1885
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2013
Not legal
Since 1885
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2014
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2010
Same-sex adoptionIllegalMarried couples only
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1949
Illegal
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1949
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1949
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1950
Legal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2013
Equal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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