Protesting the Supreme Court`s judgment of criminalising homosexuality, a human rights organisation on Friday said that by affirming the constitutional validity of the section 377 of IPC, the apex court has relegated LGBT persons to the status of `second class citizens` because of their sexual orientation.
People`s Union for Civil Liberties has appealed to the Centre to issue an advisory to all states to ensure protection of Pakistani prisoners in their areas in the wake of brutal attack on Sarabjit Singh in Pakistan.
Stating that governments use
sedition provisions to target people opposing it, rights`
activist Binayak Sen on Saturday said PUCL will submit a memorandum to Parliament with
10 lakh signatures, demanding abolition of the law.