Suresh Kumar Koushal v NAZ Foundation and Others

Case Comment

Panjab University, Department of laws, Punjab, India

Volume-1, Issue-2, 2018

LGBTQ community has suffered a lot since time immemorial and even when we are in the 21st century, there is constant fight ongoing over their basic rights. The situation got much attention when leading NGO working for LGBTQs filed a petition to strike down section 377 IPC as it has discriminatory affects on LGBTQ persons. Moreover the mindset of highest authority also came into highlight when the high court’s decision was struck down and raised much hue and cry. In this paper, author tries to analyse this regressive judgement and its consequences.

Keywords: LGBTQ, NAZ case, Constitutional Rights

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