But Hindu, Muslim and Christian groups filed appeals in the Supreme Court, and inthe court restored the law, saying that Parliament, and not the courts, should take up the issue. Homosexuality is against Indian culture, against nature, and against science.
While federal laws and policies govern some areas of import to LGBT populations e. The Gujarat board provides various welfare programmes for employment and education, and coordinates with state departments to ensure that the transgender community is able to take advantage of government schemes.
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India topics. Public opinion surveys conducted in the United States during the epidemic's early years revealed widespread fear of AIDS, inaccurate beliefs about how it could be transmitted, and a willingness to restrict the civil liberties of people perceived to be at risk for contracting it Blake and Arkin, ; Clendinen, ; Herek, It can still be used, it said, in cases of bestiality, for instance.