Bollywood embraces SC verdict on section 377

7th September 2018

Supreme Court of India decriminalizing section 377 resulted into a joyous atmosphere across India. Bollywood celebs came forward to express their gratitude via their social media accounts, towards the law system for supporting LGBT community. 

Aamir Khan-  We thank the Supreme Court for its decision to strike down article 377. It is a historic day for people who believe in equal rights for all. The judiciary has done it’s duty, and now we must do ours.

Kangana Ranaut- This is a great news! It's very progressive and democratic.

Sonam Kapoor- This is the india I want to live in. Not one filled with hate, bigotry,sexism homophobia and intolerance. THIS is the India I love. ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ ๐ŸŒˆ

Karan Johar- Historical judgment!!!! So proud today! Decriminalising homosexuality and abolishing #Section377 is a huge thumbs up for humanity and equal rights! The country gets its oxygen back!

Alia Bhatt- Love is love ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ’ซ Such a momentous day in the history of our country!!!! Thank you thank you thank you!!!!!!

Richa Chadda-Well done well done well done ! It’s about time! ๐Ÿณ๏ธ‍๐ŸŒˆ! #pride #loveislove

Ranveer Singh sharing a video on Instagram wrote, ONE LOVE #377verdict. LOVE FOR ALL #Section377 #377Verdict 

Deepika Padukone -  #LGBTQIA

Varun Dhawan- A law implemented in 1860 is now abolished. A day for our entire nation to live with pride. Bye bye #sec377 #lovealllovefree #historic

Sidharth Malhotra- When Judges speak with such beauty you want to fall at their feet and say thanks. Why is it raining in my eyes dammit? ๐Ÿณ๏ธ‍๐ŸŒˆโค๏ธ

Swara Bhaskar- Congratulations to all the activists and petitioners on #SupremeCourt judgement scrapping #Section377 Your perseverance just made #India a freer place for everyone ! #LoveIsLove #Pride #377Verdict #377Scrapped Three cheers for the #SupremeCourt

Aditi Rao Hydari- #Sec377 decriminalized๐ŸŒŸsuperrrrr happy for my friends and the entire LGBTQ community๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ’ƒPride in my โค and pride all over the country...   #FreedomToLove #LetYourPrideFlagFlyHigh ๐Ÿณ‍๐ŸŒˆ

Esha Gupta- Freedom for all ๐ŸŒˆ

Taapsee Pannu- My India of 2018!!!! Truly heartening ! Let’s embrace one n all and their choices ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ’–

Huma Qureshi- Pride ๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ’•๐ŸŒน๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ’Ž

Rakul Preet Singh- #377Verdict .. Historic moment for India .. love triumphs โค๏ธโค๏ธ a step towards equality for real .. #humanrights !! Congratulations India ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ

Hansal Mehta- A new beginning. The law is gone. The Supreme Court has done what parliament failed to do. Now it’s time for attitudes to change. Let’s rejoice but let us also reflect. This is a new beginning. #Sec377verdict. The verdict is clear. Two consenting adults irrespective of sex, religion, cast and gender cannot be rendered criminals by the law. We as a society need to understand this before bringing bestiality, paedophiles etc as a counter to today’s landmark judgement. #Sec377Verdict.

Konkona Sen Sharma- We won! Thank you SC!  ๐ŸŒˆ ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ#377IsHistory #pride Section 377 is arbitrary. The LGBT community possesses rights like others. Majoritarian views and popular morality cannot dictate constitutional rights. We have to vanquish prejudice, embrace inclusion and ensure equal rights.

Boman Irani- Having #ChaiWithMom : Told her about the historic 377 verdict. Mom: It happened now??? About time....don’t you think???Spot on as always.#Section377#377Verdict

Anushka Sharma- A huge step forward today for love and the right to love. โค๐Ÿงก๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’–๐ŸŒˆ#Section377 #377Verdict

Aayush Sharma-Love has no boundaries, love conquers all! #LoveTakesOver.#Section377 #LoveIsLove #LGBT.

Bhumi Pednekar- Today is a historic day! And I'm so proud of my nation.Paving the path for a future without any discrimination and hate. Freedom to choose and love โค #377verdict

Vaani Kapoor - To love and to be loved is one of the purest forms of happiness in life! This is an amazing amazing news!!! LOVE TRIUMPHS๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’šโค๐Ÿงก๐Ÿ’›โค #377verdict

Anupama chopra- And night will fall on a different world! #377Verdict ๐ŸŒˆ

Armaan Malik- Love won yet another battle! ๐ŸŒˆ  truly a big step for India ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ  #LoveIsLove #377Verdict

Gaurav Kapur- Big love and applause to all the lawyers, activists and campaigners who fought the good fight #377Verdict ๐ŸŒˆ

Ajaz Khan-I guess, love is all we need :) #377Verdict #LoveIsLove

Shruti Seth- Twitter TL is exploding with elation over the #377Verdict. A good day to be on twitter.

Neha Bhasin-Cheers to a new India #377Verdict

Neha Kakkar- My heartfelt wishes to the #LGBT community who have Faught and Won this Battle. A Big Win for Love! A big thumbs up to Humanity & Freedom! Congratulations India #Section377 Gone! #Pride #LoveWins ♥๏ธ๐Ÿ˜‡

Salman Khan films- Love has no boundaries, love conquers all! #LoveTakesOver.#Section377 #LoveIsLove #LGBT.

Koena Mitra- Big day for India! Congratulations to CJI Dipak Mishra & the bench for making India a better democracy.  Congratulations Sri @narendramodi ji, we love this India. Big hug to #LGBT community ~ You won!#SupremeCourt #Section377 #LoveIsLove #LoveWins #LGBTRights

Rahul Bose- Still remember speaking to Justice A P Shah after his & Justice S Murlidhar’s historic judgement on #Section377 in 2009, & being struck by his intelligence and integrity. Who knew India’s #LGBT community was still 9 years away from freedom. Well fought, well earned. All the best!

Ayushmann Khurrana- RIP #Section377 The new sunshine of this day is that of a progressive India. Love all!

Ritesh Deshmukh- Justice for all, freedom for all, freedom to choose, freedom to be.... this is the my country , this is our country.. this is India ....It’s a historical moment... ๐ŸŒˆ #Section377

Kartik Aaryan- And Love wins.. โค๐Ÿงก๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œThis is historical Proud proud proud Supreme Court ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป#Section377  ๐Ÿณ‍๐ŸŒˆ

Raveena Tandon- Celebrations and a special congratulations to the LGBT community for standing up for love always! It's a victory for all, for love, most importantly. #Section377 Freedom is most essential for a healthy society. And today, it has been upheld like no other. Live and let live๐ŸŒˆ♥๏ธ

Anil Kapoor- It's about time! #LoveWins now and forever! Best news of the day! ๐ŸŒˆ #Section377 #nodiscrimination #equality

Akshay Kumar- A historic day for India! Love for all, freedom for all ๐ŸŒˆ RIP #Section377

Preity Zinta- If you have a heart you should be free to love who you want.” ๐Ÿ˜โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜So Happy to hear that the Supreme Court of India ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ has abolished #section377 decriminalising Homosexuality ๐Ÿ‘  #equality #lgbtrights #nodiscrimination #ting

Arjun Kapoor- Sanity prevails for once we can believe we have some sensible decision makers and lawmaker s available to this generation. #Section377 gone with the wind.

Amruta Khanvilkar- Love is love #Section377abolished. Thank you Supreme Court for this landmark judgment. What a wonderful day for love!โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ

Karan Tacker- Couldn't be more proud today! Great example set India!  Equality all the way. โœจ#Section377