Entry #5728: Homosexual activity in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Current Version

RegionAndaman and Nicobar Islands
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusLegal
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionUnder the 2018 ruling by the Indian Supreme Court.
Sourceshttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-10/india-s-top-court-starts-hearing-case-on-legalization-of-gay-sex


Revision History (4)

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Legal
NoteCurrently being reviewed with the intention of abolishment by the Supreme Court of India, but remains illegal with up to 10 year imprisonment.Under the 2018 ruling by the Indian Supreme Court.

Revision by FCBSIX

Old Value New Value
ValueLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
NoteNot criminalized.Currently being reviewed with the intention of abolishment by the Supreme Court of India, but remains illegal with up to 10 year imprisonment.
SourcesNohttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-10/india-s-top-court-starts-hearing-case-on-legalization-of-gay-sex

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Legal
NoteUp to 10 years in prison.Not criminalized.

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value (Original) New Value
ValueLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
NoteNoUp to 10 years in prison.

Ausyk created this entry.