Section 377- Something that made life for Indian LGBTQ+A Community miserable. Many Queer parades happened this year and a lot of debate on the topic exists. Amidst the ongoing debate on IPC Section 377 makes life difficult for the LGBTQ+A Community along with society’s heteronormative behavior. Meet Asmita Sarkar, India’s First LGBT Student Leader, breaking stereotypes. Asmita Sarkar has come out as lesbian and is contesting for the assistant general secretary’s position at the Arts faculty In Jadavpur University, Kolkata in the upcoming students’ union elections. She is a second year sociology Student and Vice President of Left backed All India Students’ Association Jadavpur University Unit.
January 15 / Scroll