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Mistakes do happen and one hopes SC rethinks over its verdict on gay sex
The Supreme Court has declared gay sex as illegal and punishable. We are in the 21st century, yet our country's highest judicial body, Supreme Court upheld Sec 377 of IPC, a law which was formulated in the 19th century dating back to 1925. Modernization in terms of dressing, lifestyle and word of mouth is not enough, but it is the thought process that needs to be modern and developed. One should walk the talk.
Though, I have utmost respect for the Hon'ble Supreme Court of India, however I am extremely dissatisfied with this particular one, which has certainly struck lightening on the LGBT community. It was a black day for the community.The Supreme Court has denied them a basic right.

As far as the feelings are immaculate, it casts out the differences of cast, creed, religion and gender. After all, it's all about love and it does not matter whom we fall for. In fact, it is embarrassing for the court to come up with this verdict.

However, mistakes do happen. I have a profound faith in the caliber and sensibility of the country's highest decision making body. Hope the court rethinks its decision and gives the LGBT community reasons to smile.

Even the law says that the privacy of an individual should be respected and is not a public concern. Sexual preference of an individual is strictly a private affair, so what is the need for the court to indulge in it and disrupt their privacy? As they are not a nuisance in the society, they should be allowed to live and lead their life. Freedom and liberty are birthrights of every individual and it must be upheld.

When it was to safeguard the disqualification of the convicted MPs and MLAs from parliament and assembly, the government hastily brought an ordinance against the Supreme court ruling. However, it would be interesting to find out what the policy makers do when it comes to safeguarding the liberty of people and basic human rights, which is assuredly at stake.

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