Finally, the ban imposed on LGBT community is removed by the Supreme court as the verdict on section 377 is out. Section 377 was in the news ever since it prohibits the right of LGBT. Basically, section 377 says whoever voluntarily has carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any Man, Woman or animal, shall be punished with imprisonment for life or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to 10 years.
However, now the verdict on section 377 says that the Indian Penal Code which criminalizes homosexuality is ‘irrational, arbitrary and incomprehensible.’ SC also added that consensual sex is no crime and that LGBT community enjoys the same rights as the other citizen enjoys
Now it brings joy and smile on the faces of people belongs to the LGBT community and that made Bollywood Celebs took to Twitter with warm wishes. As India got freedom from the unnecessary ban, Bollywood celebs like Abhishek Bachchan, Karan Johar, Sona Mahapatra shared their happiness. Just scroll down below!
1. Abhishek Bachchan
Abhishek Bachchan shares an image of a rainbow which depicts the sense of happiness.
2. Atul Kasbekar
Atul Kasbekar praised SC and wrote about another affair around it.
3. Avinash Gowarikar
Avinash gave thumbs up to the verdict.
4. Chetan Bhagat
Author Chetan Bhagat explains why diversity matters for the country.
5. Dia Mirza
Dia Mirza says that the day is the beginning of equal of rights.
6. Farhan Akhtar
Farhan has his own way as he said “Bye Bye 377”
7. Kalki Kekla
Kalki gives credit to the lawyers.
8 Karan Johar
Karan Johar is one of the celebs in B-Town who always pitched his voice strong for the LGBT rights.
9. Rahul Bose
Rahul Bose congratulated LGBT community.
10. Pritish Nandy
“All the best” says Pritish Nandy
11 Shruti Seth
Highly active on social media, Shruti Seth congratulated her LGBT friends.
12 Sona Mahapatra
Singer Sona Mahapatra celebrated freedom by sharing an inspirational message.
13 Sonam Kapoor Ahuja
Sonam Kapoor also participates when it comes to stand for the LGBT community.
14 Swara Bhasker
Swara Bhaskar always spotted on social media when it comes to remarks something on important issues of the country.