Chennai, India to Host 3rd Annual Rainbow Pride June 26th

Published Date Author: , May 30th, 2011

The third annual Rainbow Pride march will be held on June 26 this year concluding a month-long series of events highlighting concerns of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) individuals, the Chennai Rainbow Alliance announced on Saturday.

Announcing the events in Chennai, activists urged parents of LGBT individuals to accept and allow them to live life on their own terms.

Responding to a query on alleged health risks posed by same-sex relationships, Dr L Ramakrishnan of SAATHII (Solidarity and Action Against The HIV Infection in India) pointed out that male-to-female sexual transmissions accounted for 85 per cent of HIV cases in India.

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