In a heart-warming incident, Anjali, who identifies herself as a transgender, was crowned the title of Rose Queen in Mumbai's Ruia College.
The seventh edition of Hijra Habba was inaugurated by veteran cricketer Gautam Gambhir. However, his unique gesture for the LGBTQ community stole the show and won hearts of so many people.
The world's largest democracy just punched down a ban on gay sex. Section 377 of the penal code criminalises consensual sexual acts between adults of the same sex, as it was unconstitutional. A historic verdict was given on Thursday when India's Supreme Court declared parts of Section 377 unconstitutional, the decision that finally brings an end to a colonial-era ban, for which many have long fought to undo and that may declare a change in countries across the world.