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After the judgment of Sabarimala case, Article 17 is brought into the mainstream since the scope of Untouchability has been expanded. It presents a new vision of jurisprudence of non-discrimination that is more in conformity to modernizing force of the constitution.
India is a country with the second largest population around the world. With such a diverse culture, the country has adopted its norms influenced by various other culture. Despite, there lack a freedom to equality on the basis on gender. As India, is a growing country, it is yet to develop and acknowledge the rights of LGBTQA+ community, equal rights to women are given in every other law but not acknowledged any such discrimination done to men. There needs to be a voice to stand for the equal rights of men being raped or harassed in this country and for that need, this article highlights few of the circling points one needs to understand about gender neutrality in India.
Excerpts from the discussion on the topic 'Menstruation & Disability' by the “ Sexual Offences against Person with Disabilities” research team at Niti Manthan.