I was always wondering about the gay or lesbian scene in Asia, especially in countries like Sri Lanka and India. Kids shouted out to me from their classrooms as I walked past the school. Foul language Slanderous Inciting hatred against a certain community Others. Look out for those corrupt police in India…any excuse for a bribe! It seriously sucks that you have to even think about these issues.
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Homosexuality was decriminalised 50 years ago. But what happened next?
Requires sterilisation and sex reassignment surgery for change . After over 18 months travelling as a gay couple in Asia, here's a few lessons we learnt and hope we can relay to all gay travellers in this post:. I know it is not as simplistic as it should be. Fines to 5 years imprisonment. Unregistered cohabitation since  .
Legal gender change recognized as a constitutional right since . Up to 3 years imprisonment. It put together a report for the government that recommended that the law should be changed. Legal since  . This article contains affiliate links. I had to compromise my integrity.