What is Article 377 and how it is unconstitutional

You might read the news of  Section 377 had been withdrawn from constitution by Supreme court of India . Court had criticise the Act and  Government to not take decision on this inhuman Act.
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So let us tell you what is Section 377


Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code is a section of the Indian Penal Court introduced in 1861 during the British rule of India . Modelled on the Buggery Act , it used to criminalise sexual activities "against the order of nature". On 6 September 2018, the Supreme court of India decided that the application of Section 377 to consensual homosexual sex between adults was unconstitutional, "irrational, indefensible and manifestly arbitrary", but that Section 377 remains in force relating to sex with minors, non-consensual sexual acts, and bestiality.

It means the realationship between LGBT(Lesbian , Gays, Bisexual and Transgender) was Unconstitutional and Inhuman In that Law.

Portions of the section were first struck down as unconstitutional with respect to gay sex by the Delhi High Court in July 2009.

In January 2018, the SC agreed to hear a petition to revisit the 2013 Naz Foundationjudgment. On 6 September 2018, the court ruled unanimously in Navtej Sngh Johar v. Union of India that  Section 377 was unconstitutional "in so far as it criminalises consensual sexual conduct between adults of the same sex".

Is the Fight is over now For LGBT?


Well not , It is a remarkable win for them but situation is not easy . Many Religious Leader already started opposing the verdict . They Urge " It is not natural and against the religion , we can't allow this unnatural thing to be happen in our country".

It will be tough task For LGBT community to convince the large majority of people that " It is normal to be Different".

Let's see what will be the outcome of this verdict of Supreme court of India . What do you guys think of this Decision tell us in Comment box
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