The US Supreme Court on Friday handed same-sex couples a major victory -- the right to marry the people they love -- and paved the way for many countries in the future to allow equal rights to homosexuals.
Though homosexuality is illegal in India and was re-criminalised in 2013 by the Indian Supreme Court, Indians on Twitter rejoiced the SCOTUS decision wholeheartedly.
Here are some of the reactions from yesterday.
That sick Jindal #burn
— barkha dutt (@BDUTT) June 27, 2015
— Genderlog (@genderlogindia) June 27, 2015
When Doordarshan was way ahead of its time.
— Karthik Srinivasan (@beastoftraal) June 27, 2015
We're chill like that.
In India #ArrangedLoveWins
— Madhu Menon (@madmanweb) June 26, 2015
— Baba Manhattani (@BabaGlocal) June 27, 2015
Saala here half the straight people also can't get married without fear still.
— Rohan (@mojorojo) June 26, 2015
Hindu Mahasabha asks US Supreme Court to clarify key question about gay marriage ruling: Ab dahej kaun dega?
— RushdieExplainsIndia (@RushdieExplains) June 26, 2015
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