A woman doctor working at AIIMS allegedly killed herself in a hotel room in Paharganj late on Saturday after naming her gay husband in a suicide note she left on her Facebook page. The 34-year-old husband, also a doctor at AIIMS, was arrested on Sunday.
The case has brought to the fore the issue of gay men finding themselves trapped in marriages which they got into because of societal pressures.
As per a report submitted by the government to the Supreme Court, there are about 2.5 million gays in India of whom 7 per cent are HIV-positive. READ FULL