#Pride2018: Twitter India & The Quint Talk LGBTQ+ Rights

To mark #Pride2018, The Quint has joined Twitter India to host a marathon of panel discussions on the LGBTQ+ narrative, the political will of people in the community, the media’s role in the movement, and much more!

Watch the Panel Discussion Live:

India Big Picture: The LGBTQ Narrative — The first discussion of the day will be moderated by activist and journalist Dhrubo Jyoti, and the speakers are Rituparna Borah, co-founder, Nazariya and Vikramaditya Sahai, writer and queer activist.

The Role of Media — Vivek Divan, a lawyer fighting against IPC Sec 377 in courts, and Sukhdeep Singh, editor of and LGBTQ+ focused magazine, Gaylaxy, will discuss the topic at hand, moderated by The Quint’s Urmi Bhattacherya.

LGBTQ Rights & Political Will — The moderator for this panel is journalist Kunal Majumder and the speakers are Abhijit Iyer Mitra, Aiyshwarya Mahadev and Roshan Shankar.

Queer Trailblazers — The moderator for the final panel of the day is Amrita Tripathi and the speakers are Vasu Primlani, Anjali Gopalan and Udai Bhardwaj.

Preparations in full swing!

Join the conversation. Tweet using #Pride2018 to @TheQuint @TwitterIndia and @TwitterOpen to ask any questions and show your support!

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