Manvendra Singh Gohil (left) and Duke DeAndre Richardson, photographed during the Hong Kong Pride Parade 2018, at Victoria Park, Causeway Bay. Photo: Edward Wong/SCMP Manvendra Singh Gohil (left) and Duke DeAndre Richardson, photographed during the Hong Kong Pride Parade 2018, at Victoria Park, Causeway Bay. Photo: Edward Wong/SCMP
Manvendra Singh Gohil (left) and Duke DeAndre Richardson, photographed during the Hong Kong Pride Parade 2018, at Victoria Park, Causeway Bay. Photo: Edward Wong/SCMP

5 things to know about Prince Manvendra, India’s first openly gay royal

His mother publicly disowned him by placing an advert in the local paper, and it took almost a decade for them to reconcile, in a nation where LGBTQ+ activists only recently prevailed in having gay sex decriminalised

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Manvendra Singh Gohil (left) and Duke DeAndre Richardson, photographed during the Hong Kong Pride Parade 2018, at Victoria Park, Causeway Bay. Photo: Edward Wong/SCMP Manvendra Singh Gohil (left) and Duke DeAndre Richardson, photographed during the Hong Kong Pride Parade 2018, at Victoria Park, Causeway Bay. Photo: Edward Wong/SCMP
Manvendra Singh Gohil (left) and Duke DeAndre Richardson, photographed during the Hong Kong Pride Parade 2018, at Victoria Park, Causeway Bay. Photo: Edward Wong/SCMP
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