Entry #5728: Homosexual activity in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

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


4 Revisions

4. Revision #11842 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
ValueLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
NoteUnder the 2018 ruling by the Indian Supreme Court.Currently being reviewed with the intention of abolishment by the Supreme Court of India, but remains illegal with up to 10 year imprisonment.
3. Revision #11776 ( by FCBSIX)
Field New Value Old Value
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.Not criminalized.
Sourceshttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-10/india-s-top-court-starts-hearing-case-on-legalization-of-gay-sexNo
2. Revision #7030 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
NoteNot criminalized.Up to 10 years in prison.
1. Revision #5490 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Legal
NoteUp to 10 years in prison.No