Participants of Pink Dot, an annual Singapore event organised in support of the LGBTQ community. Photo: Reuters

‘I am hopeful’: calls for Singapore to repeal anti-gay sex law, as thousands turn out at gay pride rally Pink Dot

  • Pressure for change in the city has increased since India’s top court struck down colonial-era criminalisation of homosexuality last year
  • Under Singapore’s law, a man found to have committed an act of ‘gross indecency’ with another man could be jailed for up to two years, although prosecutions are rare
Topic |   LGBTI

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Participants of Pink Dot, an annual Singapore event organised in support of the LGBTQ community. Photo: Reuters
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