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Lifestyle choice cannot be illegal, Omar Abdullah on Supreme Court verdict criminalising gay sex

Wednesday, 11 December 2013 - 5:30pm IST Updated: Wednesday, 11 December 2013 - 5:38pm IST | Place: Srinagar | Agency: PTI

Reacting to the Supreme Court verdict upholding section 377 of IPC, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said a lifestyle choice cannot be illegal.

Omar wrote on Twitter.com The chief minister said it was not a question of morality or religion, but that a lifestyle choice cannot be illegal.

 

The apex court on Wednesday upheld the constitutional validity of the penal provision making gay sex an offence punishable with upto life imprisonment.


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