On the 6th September 2018, the Supreme Court of India passed a landmark judgment that struck down Section 377. The draconian law that criminalises homosexuality, was termed invalid bringing joy and pride to everyone. Across the nation, people took to streets waving the LGBT flag that has now become synonymous with sexual equality.
It was a big step for India, to resolve an issue that has been going on for a century. The verdict received international coverage when the United Nations congratulated India on the progressive verdict and media housed like BCC released huge features about it. The pride pervaded every layer of Indian society and they took to social media to express it. Even the twitterati screamed in joy cracking memes and applauding the verdict. Here’s our compilation of some of the best opinions on Twitter.