What is the Centre's stand on Section 377? AG KK Venugopal adds to the mystery

Murali Krishnan July 10 2018
Section 377

Even as the Supreme Court hears the challenge to Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, the Central government's stand on the provision remains a mystery.

Attorney General KK Venugopal added fuel to the speculation that the Centre may oppose the striking down of Section 377.

In a sound byte to ANI, Venugopal said that he is not appearing for the Union of India in the writ petitions currently being heard by the Supreme Court, since he had taken a different stand . . .

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