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Union Territory

    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
    Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Pondicherry

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Homosexual activity in Pondicherry is legal.

Current status
Legal
Ruled unconstitutional by the Indian Supreme Court.
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Same-sex marriage in Pondicherry

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Same-sex marriage in Pondicherry is unrecognized.

Current status
Unrecognized
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Pondicherry

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Pondicherry is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Pondicherry, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Pondicherry

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Right to change legal gender in Pondicherry is legal, surgery not required.

Current status
Since Apr 15, 2014
Legal, surgery not required
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LGBT discrimination in Pondicherry

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LGBT discrimination in Pondicherry is illegal in some contexts.

Current status
Since Aug 15, 1949
Illegal in some contexts
Only for gender identity and expression.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Pondicherry

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LGBT employment discrimination in Pondicherry is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Aug 15, 1949
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Nationwide.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Pondicherry

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LGBT housing discrimination in Pondicherry is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Aug 15, 1949
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Nationwide.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Pondicherry

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Pondicherry is legal.

Current status
Legal
Same sex activity became legal on September 8, 2018.
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Same-sex adoption in Pondicherry

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Same-sex adoption in Pondicherry is single only.

Current status
Single only
Legalization pending.
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Equal age of consent in Pondicherry

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Equal age of consent in Pondicherry is equal.

Current status
Equal
Set at 18 years.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Pondicherry

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Blood donations by MSMs in Pondicherry is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Conversion therapy in Pondicherry

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Conversion therapy in Pondicherry is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
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